Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Holly Cara Price

Holly Cara Price is a writer, editor, social media consultant and archival researcher. She writes about the arts and delights in examining the slings and arrows of outrageous pop culture as often as possible.


Columns

Monday, July 8 2013

Caroline Leavitt at a Crossroads: 'Is This Tomorrow'

New York Times best-selling author Caroline Leavitt discusses her new novel about a family who must brave the hostile status quo of '50s American suburban life while being as different from their neighbors as possible.


Sunday, April 14 2013

Author Hugh Howey on What's Good About E-Books, Open Source Movements, and Fan Fiction

The success of Hugh Howey’s self-published Wool series points to a complete upending of publishing paradigms. Much like Amanda Palmer in music, Howey has created a whole new model of how authors relate to readers.


Reviews

Monday, December 2 2013

Mid-19th Century New York City Comes Alive in 'Seven for a Secret'

This is a fascinating book about a murky time in American history, pre-Civil War, when race politics was catch as catch can.


Thursday, November 21 2013

Do You Remember When WBCN Was the Leader in Progressive Rock 'n' Roll Radio?

WBCN catapulted the careers of the likes of Aerosmith, the Cars and U2, provided a comfy road stop for guest DJ’s like Joey Ramone, and hosted Bruce Springsteen’s first radio interview.


Wednesday, April 3 2013

'Beautiful Souls' Is a Thought-Provoking Study of Going Against the Grain

The four people profiled in Beautiful Souls all share something in common besides their ability to clearly see right and wrong in a world gone mad around them.


Wednesday, March 13 2013

A Child's Scars from Bullying Are Laid Bare in a New Edition of Lynda Barry's 'The Freddie Stories'

Many of us will no doubt relate to this young boy’s impressions of being a very small outsider in a big, scary, mean world.


Now on PopMatters
PM Picks
Announcements

© 1999-2014 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.