American novelist and screenwriter
Feb. 5, 2004
May. 22, 1989
A museum offers a virtual tour. More artists are doing interviews on Instagram. The stimulus bill addresses the arts. Plus, I offer another art project to do at home.
from Arts & Culture Stories
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, TV production has almost entirely shut down.
from Hollywood Breakdown
Stephen Wright’s Processed Cheese finds hilarity in the tragedy of contemporary life.
Harry Dodge’s My Meteorite: Or, Without the Random There Can Be No New Thing shifts its scale from the cosmos to viruses.
Jenny Offill’s Weather is a book about people living very much in our times.
Over the past week, the TV industry moved quickly to first get rid of live audiences at late night tapings and game shows. Now those productions have been shut down altogether.
Jeff makes blackout poetry with cassette tapes.
from Here Be Monsters
Eliza Hittman's "Never Rarely Sometimes Always" is provocative--some might consider it explosive, since it follows a pregnant 17-year-old from rural Pennsylvania to New York City in…
from Film Reviews
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I talk about the audience, which has been practicing a kind of social distancing since the moment Netfix started streaming — or, if you…
from Martini Shot