A profile of rapper Bun B, “the unofficial mayor of Houston.”
Arts & Culture
Sunday, May 4
The life and mysterious death of dissident Bulgarian writer and radio journalist Georgi Markov.
Friday, May 2
“A story is a kind of biopsy of human life.”
Wednesday, April 30
A tour with the Stones, an appearance on The Munsters, and a song about “how Boston is a shit hole.”
Monday, April 28
A cross-country drive with Michael O'Donoghue, the first head writer of Saturday Night Live.
Previously: The Longform Guide to SNL.
Sunday, April 27
Saturday, April 26
A profile of DJ Larry Levan, whose sets at New York’s Paradise Garage in the 80s had an almost religious appeal.
Thursday, April 24
Is a well-received work of William Faulkner scholarship a hoax?
Did Thomas Pynchon write a series of letters to Northern California newspapers under the pseudonym “Wanda Tinasky”?
Tuesday, April 22
An interview with Barry Diller about Aereo and the past, present and future of TV.
Previously: Vanessa Grigoriadis on the Longform Podcast.
Saturday, April 19
A conversation with the author of Calvin and Hobbes.