16 years ago
Sarah Vowell is the young liberal professional's answer to Andy Rooney. The difference is that while the 60 Minutes codger drives you to reach for the clicker, Vowell's distinct, high-pitched grade-school voicefamiliar to many from NPR's Thi...
17 years ago
From his first novel, The Gospel Singer, published in 1968, to his most recent work, Celebration, published in 1998, Southern gothic writer Harry Crews has developed a cultish following of readers who admire his hard-living, hard-drinking lifestyl...
18 years ago
You're in a bar nursing a Jack on the rocks. Your girl just quit you and you're hurting. But someone cares, someone whose voice cuts through the smoke, singing "The One I Love (Belongs to Somebody Else)." He's been there before. You emulate his co...