author, 'Matter of Fact'
Irish poet, living in the United States
Apr. 2, 2009
Jonathan Bastian talks with Susan Orlean about our love and relationship with animals.
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Mary Gaitskill’s "The Devil’s Treasure” features sections from her previous novels and an unfinished novel, commentary, illustrations, and a story inspired by a dream her younger self…
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from Hollywood Breakdown
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Writer Kelefa Sanneh on music’s relentless boundary blurring.
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Hang onto your existential ennui, because our favorite purveyor of shredded riffs and incisive lyrics, Courtney Barnett, is back with a brand new album.
from Anne's Backyard
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from Greater LA