Doria Russell finds heroes in the errant in Epitaph, a novel that captures the realities of the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral, and much more.
03 Jun 2015
Gooch traces the life of '70s and '80s New York with his partner, Howard Brookner, with humour and poignancy.
28 Apr 2015
Kelly Link's imaginative, sometimes challenging, stories follow their own rules but they never take the easy way out.
23 Apr 2015
Lobel could have done his little gay readers an immeasurable and un-parallelled service. Instead, he set us up for perpetual disappointment.
28 Jul 2014
A splendid collection of tales of Southerners traveling abroad and children of immigrants living in the South and reflecting on their heritage.
Shyam K. Sriram
20 Jul 2014
This is intended to appeal to Beatle fanatics, though it offers little in the way of new insights, facts, and stories.
14 Aug 2013
Conversations With Myself is a collage of important moments that provide an intensely realistic portrayal of an amazing man.
19 Jul 2013
Marc Dugain's novella about a soldier wounded in WWI has probably never been more relevant than now.
18 Jun 2013
Although it reads at times as a kind of existential travelogue, the book is firmly rooted in the Los Angeles port city of San Pedro, where bassist Mike Watt grew up and still lives.
06 Nov 2012
The Waste Land as an iPad app demonstrates how we might re-imagine the book, but it also illustrates how editorial choices can limit value.
15 Oct 2012
From a tough little rodent fighting bandits and corrupt politicians to the tale of a rich, greedy old duck, these classic comics characters ring true in these times.
13 Jul 2012
For a decade and a half, Steve Hughes has published Stupor, a zine that chronicles life in the age of diminished expectations. The newest issue was done in collaboration with international art star (and Björk main squeeze) Matthew Barney.
14 May 2012
Mark Kurlansky’s curious, sliver-like investigation asks, What’s more important, the question or the answer?
23 Jun 2011
Two brief, random glimpses -- cautionary or otherwise -- into what happens when celebrity gets too close to the ragged edge of reality.
14 Jun 2011
Floyd Gottfredson's strip was a fluid, rubber-limbed, sassy, slangy, breathless, seamless mix of absurdity and adventure.
04 May 2011
Candid style photos make Grey's book a very personal work. She urges mainstream media to “send a positive image. Don’t just give the image of sex. Talk about it."
14 Apr 2011
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