"You know you’re going to see something good when people call a movie tasteless."
Mordecai Richler gets a downgrade
Go west, middle-aged man!
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 26, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 15 Brecht of the Juke Box, Poet of the Electric Guitar By Jack Newfield Norman Morrison burned himself to death to protest the Vietnam war, and when reporters visited his spare room they saw quotes fro ... More >>
A monthly literary column
The lovely Matt Weiland is the co-editor of State By State: A Panoramic Portrait of America, an anthology he and Sean Wilsey brought out this fall. The book is, among other things, a partial homage to the original WPA state guides, artifacts of Roosevelt's now sorely-missed Federal Writers' Project. ... More >>
O, happy wrecking ball
They Semite Be Giantsnext up from the Jewish New Wave Gentlemen of the Road
Jesus H. Christ! X$%?! The Apocalypse is coming!
Reviews of the last 50 years
From Russian gloom to New World ecstasy: Saul Bellow, 1915-2005
Without feathers: Reading young Jewish American writers through a radical forebear
Secrets of Book Reviewing Revealed
Author Linda Yablonsky Hijacks a Series She Can Call Her Own
The Moralists Big Fibs
The vast increase in operatic venues reopens an old unsettled question