New York resolutions
Jennifer Egan interviews John Freeman
Gabrielle Bell comes to WORD
If, like me, you're going through a severe case of Mariano withdrawal, take a little time off and go to YouTube. Or trust my own selection of The Best of Mo. This is how I spent my Thursday night, pulling up my favorite Rivera videos so you didn't have to. But if you think you have some as good or ... More >>
An evening with Electric Literature
Hop aboard the Franzen train
Novelist Molly Ringle has been awarded the Bulwer-Lytton prize for the worst opening sentence of the year, and, well, here it is, folks, straight from her book, The Ghost Downstairs: "For the first month of Ricardo and Felicity's affair, they greeted one another at every stolen rendezvous wi ... More >>
Film Forum celebrates the 60th anniversary of The Third Man
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesNovember 15, 1962, Vol. VIII, No. 4Living Theatre Lives OnThe sheriff's sale scheduled for last Friday was the Living Theatre's nearest brush with extinction in its twelve-year history, according to director Julian Beck. The sum of $10,000 in bac ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 16, 1958, Vol. III, No. 25 The Beat Generation: A View from the Left By James E. Breslin [No, not that Jimmy Breslin -- Tony O.] In a little gray loft around the corner from the Village, the Young Socialist League held a literary S ... More >>
It's time New York got more excited about the Mets
Too hot to deal? Take shelter in the cool and dark of the matinee.
In a memoir of spiritual quest, Darcey Steinke tries to divine her soul
Holocaust drama draped in fabric and feathers
Shirley Phelps-Roper is just like her notorious father except in one crucial way.
Fall pilots: Real deal, or no deal?
Even destroyed, we've got 10 times the charm of your Scottsdale
Festive fun that's both naughty and nice
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High Fidelity author chucks headphones, aims wit at death
Susan Sontag's Notes on Japanese Film
Zinn and the Art of Anti-War Movement Maintenance
'The Believer' Makes the Long Pilgrimage to the Silver Screen
Where Genius And Problem Case Meet