What to read on the beach? It’s the age-old question of vacationing hordes across the world. Personally, I’ve never been a fan of reading in the sand.
Tolstoy succinctly captured the essence of so much great fiction with the observation, “All happy families resemble one another; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” And tho
‘The Economist Culture’ and ‘Intelligence Squared’
People keep asking me, “How in Sam Stinkin’ Hell do you have time to listen to all of these podcasts?”
'Thinking, Fast and Slow’
‘Thinking, Fast and Slow’
By Daniel Kahneman. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 499 pgs., $30.
Chef Edward Lee grills author Brian T. Atkinson
I’ll Be Here in the Morning
By Brian T. Atkinson. Texas A&M; 272 pgs., $24.95.
‘Woody Guthrie, American Radical’
By Will Kaufman. University of Illinois Press; 304 pgs., $29.95.
Author coming to Carmichael's
Louisville author Kirby Gann would like to introduce you to someone: “Shady Beck, the walker-away from dazzling car wrecks, subject of several profiles in the Pirtle Notice paper, she of the
'The Poetry of Thought: From Hellenism to Celan’
‘The Poetry of Thought: From Hellenism to Celan’
By George Steiner. New Directions; 192 pgs., $24.95.
Tuning in to Sue Townsend
Back in the 1980s, I kept spotting a book in libraries and bookstores.
By Stephen Greenblatt. W.W. Norton; 356 pgs., $26.95.