Pulitzers, Saints, and Camera Obscura!


On the Shelf

  • Pulitzer winners are announced.
  • For the first time since 1977, fiction is snubbed.
  • HuffPo wins its first in its seven-year history.
  • Speaking of winners, Matilda sweeps the Oliviers.
  • Picador’s list of Lit Deep Cuts is actually a pretty good workday sound track!
  • The British Library has acquired St. Cuthbert’s Gospel, the oldest known complete European book, discovered more than nine hundred years ago in a saint’s coffin.
  • Seventy-seven years of (amazing) Romanian comics.
  • Rupert Murdoch versus Harry Evans: The Movie.
  • Today’s question: Wharton or Girls?