To many who came up in the ’80s punk scene or ’90s alt-rock explosion, Mike Watt remains a folk hero.
Sometimes it takes two (authors)
The opportunity to simultaneously dive into both history and mystery draws in many a reader.
‘Economix: How our Economy Works (and Doesn’t Work) in Words and Pictures’
Two events this week land at the crossroads of literacy and violence
Books are for nerds, librarians and kids?
‘A Landscape and Its Legacy: The Parklands of Floyds Fork’
Book declares free will an illusion … to an extent
By Sam Harris. Free Press; 83 pgs., $9.99.
'America, You Sexy Bitch'
‘America, You Sexy Bitch: A Love Letter to Freedom’
By Michael Ian Black and Meghan McCain. Da Capo Press; 309 pgs., $26.
‘The Literary Salon’ podcast
The official name of the “Literary Salon” is “The Shoreditch House Literary Salon.” But the connotations of the word Shoreditch (the etymology of which is too complex to go
Author maps out the mysteries of the brain
‘Who’s In Charge? Free Will and the Science of the Brain’
By Michael Gazzaniga. Ecco Press, 272 pgs., $27.99.
June Leffler created and ran the youth-based arts and culture Goodwill Zine (GWZ) for 11 issues. Now, after a final “end of the world” issue, the end has arrived.