By Michael David Lukas
The New York Times columnist has a lot of friends. But does his penchant for quoting them in his column run counter to the paper’s anonymous sources policy?
Is the balance regarding discussions of US support of Israeli policies changing?
When food becomes a mask for snobbery and pretension the foodie underground ceases to be a movement and starts to become nothing more than a demographic.
By Ted Genoways
At long last, my article about Suriname has appeared in Outside magazine.
By Jacob Silverman
Their opposition to the Kindle 2 looks a lot like the recording industry's opposition to downloadable audio.
By Mandy Redig
Researchers may render influenza as innocuous as polio or diphtheria.
The Short Story Bubble may not cause the global economy to collapse, but it might take down a few literary magazines.
Day 2. The genius of Charles Baxter and the difficulty of following Marilynne Robinson.
Day 1. Eight thousand lonely souls schmooze, discuss their craft, and attend readings.
The Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference starts tomorrow, with four days of literary readings, panel discussions, schmoozing, and an enormous book fair.