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Author Writing Book About Murderous Author Arrested for Murder

"I've been waiting for you here all this time," Liu Yongbiao reportedly told the arresting officers.
Lauren Messman
8.17.17
The Tight Squeeze Issue

Read 'The Pornographers', New Fiction From Ottessa Moshfegh

A short story by the young American writer.
Ottessa Moshfegh
3.26.17
Stuff

Some of Shakespeare's Plays Officially Have a Co-Author

An upcoming collection for Oxford University Press credits Marlowe with collaborating on Shakespeare's 'Henry VI' plays.
Lauren Messman
10.25.16
The Sick Day Issue

Eimear McBride Is Back

The writer's second novel, <i>The Lesser Bohemians</i>, took nine years to write and comes out this month.
Lauren Oyler
9.20.16
Stuff

The Bizarre Story of JT Leroy, the World Famous Author Who Didn't Exist

We spoke to Jeff Feuerzeig, director of a new documentary about literature's greatest hoax.
Roisin Agnew
7.29.16
so sad today

​Only Everyone Can Judge Me

I take solace in the realization that the river of haterade is going to flow no matter what.
So Sad Today
7.22.16
Art

Submit Your Art to This Crowd-Sourced Zine Time Capsule

If you're a NY-based artist, here's a chance to be published.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.10.16
Art

Famous Authors' Iconic Works Become Illustrated Architectures

"Intelligence is an accident of evolution, and not necessarily an advantage." — Isaac Asimov
Nathaniel Ainley
6.2.16
Stuff

A Group of Writers in Brussels Were Discussing How to Deal with Terror While the City Was Under Attack

I got in touch with writer Andrey Kurkov to find out how those guys viewed the Brussels attacks and how the rest of their time together was spent.
Ewout Lowie
3.24.16
Inside Outsider

What I Learned as a Young Muslim Reading Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses'

'The Satanic Verses' is to Muslim intellectuals what 'Infinite Jest' is to hipsters: It's on everyone's shelves and they all have strong opinions on the author, but most haven't read past the first 30 pages.
Mahmood Fazal
3.15.16
Stuff

Throwing Confetti in Death's Face with Author Derek McCormack

McCormack wrote his new book, 'The Well-Dressed Wound,' while battling cancer. "The book had to save me, or show me a way that I could be saved," he said.
Blake Butler
1.9.16
Art

Uncover Hemingway's Secret Lives at a New Exhibition

The Morgan Library presents "Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars," the first ever exhibition dedicated to the celebrated writer.
Sami Emory
10.24.15
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