Five Crime Writers Who Turned Out to Be Actual Murderers
The grisly cases in which life imitated art—or the other way around.
Chuck Palahniuk Hung Out with 'Separatists of Every Stripe' for New Novel
"So many generations have been raised on bird flu, swine flu, Y2K, Ebola, housing collapse, ozone holes, and peak oil panics that we wouldn't know how to live if we weren't constantly expecting our annihilation."
Hold On, Does This Mean the Teletubbies Fuck?
A question for the ages.
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A VICE Guide to Melbourne’s Emerging Writers' Festival
Plus, win tickets to our favourite event on the bill.
The Definitive Differences Between Real Writers and Fucking Fakes
Do: be depressed as fuck. Don't: accept edits.
All Your Favorite Writers and Artists Were Constantly Fucking
A new book charts out the often messy love lives of famous artists, writers, and creative types.
We Asked Australian Sci-Fi Authors to Predict Our Shitty, Shitty Future
People who write doomsday scenarios for a living tell us what the actual doomsday will look like—Great!
Artists Respond to Oscar Wilde's Woes Inside an Abandoned Prison
More than 30 artists, including Nan Goldin and Steve McQueen, teamed up with Artangel to bring Wilde’s work back to the jail where he composed one of his most haunting works.
Why Are Writers So Prone to Jealousy?
We asked some emerging Australian writers to tell us about their battles with insecurity.
We Are Redesigning Our Magazine in 2016
Stay tuned for the big changes coming to VICE magazine next year.
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Barry Gifford Is America’s Offbeat Dostoevsky
We caught up with the novelist, poet, and frequent David Lynch collaborator to talk about his new book 'Writers' and what it’s been like working with the iconic director.
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How Wahida Clark Became the Queen of 'Street Lit' From Inside a Prison Cell
We talked to the originator of the street lit fiction genre to discuss how she pioneered a nuanced take on the romance novel from within a federal prison.