Reviews // 2 Articles
The Best Non-Fiction of 2011
23 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM
Books have a long shelf-life. A loved book may outlast its original owner by a generation – or more -- if well cared for. With that in mind, we recall our best loved books of 2011 here, well into 2012. Better late than never...
The Ballad of Bob Dylan: A Portrait
19 May 2011 // 5:00 PM
Bob Dylan lurched toward his place onstage wearing a steel harmonica holder around his neck that made him look like a wild creature in harness, blinking at the floodlights, hunching his shoulders to adjust the guitar strap that held the Gibson Special acoustic high on his slender body.
With Daniel Mark Epstein's 'The Ballad of Bob Dylan', Dylan Gets the Poet He Deserves
8 Jun 2011 // 4:35 AM
Somewhere along the way, Robert Zimmerman disappeared and became Bob Dylan the rock/folk star. Then Dylan disappeared and became a loving and thievin' fiction.
The Lincolns by Daniel Mark Epstein
1 Jun 2008 // 5:59 PM
This book is about Lincoln the lover, Lincoln the dad, Lincoln the life partner.