memoir

News

Moby Really Wants You to Believe He Dated a Teenager

In a new memoir, the producer and DJ claims he once dated a young Natalie Portman. Portman recalls "an older man being creepy."
Josh Terry
5.23.19
book

The Memoir Prince Worked on in His Final Months Is Coming in October

’The Beautiful Ones’ tells his life story, partly in his own words.
Taylor Hosking
4.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Apparently Can't Wait to Write a Tell-All Memoir Once He's Out of Office

He's reportedly "excited" to trash all of his enemies in the book.
River Donaghey
4.8.19
Film

You Have to Watch 'Beautiful Boy,' but Not for the Reasons You Think

The film may snag Timothée Chalamet an Oscar, but it ignores the stories of addicts who aren't as privileged as Nic Sheff.
Anna Iovine
10.18.18
sex work

The Client Sex Workers Warn Each Other About

In a new memoir, Andrea Werhun opens up about how johns are blacklisted.
Andrea Werhun
10.3.18
Books

What It's Like to Be an Asian Adoptee in a White Family and Town

In her new memoir, Nicole Chung discusses representation and her search for her birth family.
Nicole Clark
10.2.18
Interviews

Wayne Kramer Is Still Kicking Out the Jams

The MC5 frontman talks about 'The Hard Stuff,' his new memoir chronicling the turbulent, debaucherous rise of his pioneering Detroit band.
Corbin Reiff
8.14.18
cults

Why It Took Me Five Years to Realise I Was in a Cult

A cult survivor outlines the anatomy of an indoctrination.
Renee Linnell
8.11.18
DAVID LYNCH

Women Are the Most Surprising Part of David Lynch's New Memoir

In 'Room to Dream,' his intense and overlapping relationships with women say the most about him.
Hannah Ewens
6.22.18
The 2017 Music Issue

For Patty Schemel, Hole Was About Playing Through the Pain

'Hit So Hard,' the upcoming memoir by Hole’s drummer Patty Schemel, is a brutally honest tale of grunge in the 90s.
Patty Schemel
10.23.17
Interviews

Steve Jones Was a Teenage Sex Pistol

From the abuse to the spiraling drug addiction, the rock 'n' roll, masturbation, and thievery—no topic is sacrosanct for the Sex Pistol guitarist.
Jonathan Valania
1.15.17
Stuff

What It Was Like to Be Joseph Kony's Bodyguard

An excerpt from When the Walking Defeats You, a book about a young man who became one the bodyguard to one of the 21st century's most notorious warlords before making his escape.
Ledio Cakaj
11.29.16
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