Vulture interviewed poet Claudia Rankine.
eBooks on sale today for $1.99:
Stream a new Bibi Club song.
Aquarium Drunkard interviewed musician Lee Fields.
The MNT interviewed cartoonist Carta Monir.
Stream a new song by Lydia Ainsworth.
The Guardian recommended bilingual books.
PopMatters examined the post-punk musical genre.
Oprah Magazine recommended books by Barbara Kingsolver.
Literary Hub shared a reading list of nonconformist women.
The Times Literary Supplement interviewed author Chigozie Obioma.
Literary Hub profiled author Susan Choi.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week’s best new comics and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists