“Philip K. Dick and the Fake Humans” is a compelling essay by Henry Farrell published today in The Boston Review.… Read more [Literature/Social Commentary] We live in Philip K. Dick’s future, not George Orwell’s or Aldous Huxley’s
July has been a strange month. The other day I went to the beach and I saw a woman of… Read more [Literature] “July Stories” — Roberto Bolaño — Biblioklept
Ning Ken from LitHub documents a new literary genre coming out of China called “chaohuan,” which means ultra-unreal.
It’s good to hear people take a crack at reading works by Jorge Luis Borges. This one is my favorite.
A trailer and a scene from Viy, a Russian film based on the horror story penned by Nikolai Gogol.
Sir Terry Pratchett, fun and pragmatic despite dying from Alzheimer’s Disease to the very end, finally met his end today.… Read more [Literature] Sir Terry Pratchett, renowned fantasy author, dies aged 66
The risk Harper Lee took to publish a second novel is breathtaking. She essentially hit a home-run her first time… Read more [Article] Harper Lee to Publish Sophomore Novel