As the 2018 Major League Baseball season, this new book by John Rosengren talks about one of the ugliest incidents (and a legendary moment in their rivalry) between the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants, and the redemption which occurred between the main protagonists of this powerful story. John Batchelor interviews Rosengren in a […]
Roxanne Panchasi of New Books Network has interviewed David A. Shafer regarding his biography of French dramatist, poet and actor Antonin Artaud. The book is available here, via Amazon.com, and can read more about the book via Reaktion Books’ website.
Václav Havel was, perhaps, the first hip (as opposed to ‘hipster’) president. A playwright, poet, and political dissident, he ended up as the first president of a free Czechoslovakia, and helped steer the ‘Velvet Divorce‘ which saw the country’s peaceful dissolution into the current states of the Czech Republic and Slovakia. He was an ardent […]