“I love stand-ups, and I feel it’s the one thing I know about that I could actually judge, besides people’s morals.”
Monday, August 31
Sunday, August 30
The longtime editor of the London Review of Books on editing, the “fussed” people on Twitter, and “preferential treament” for women.
The aftereffects of youthful escapes into movie houses.
Friday, August 28
Wednesday, August 26
“I probably am mellowing. I’m happy about that. I was a pretty angry young man, but if I were angry now, it’d be like, What the fuck is my problem? I’ve got a really terrific life. It’s so rare to be an artist in my position.”
Sunday, August 23
Memories of living with the writer Andrew Lytle late in his life.
A culture war is raging between the people diversifying science fiction and the men who’d like to roll that back.
Friday, August 21
Thursday, August 20
Tracking down the very best in Grateful Dead concert concessions.