In this week’s Mix Tape on the Kenyon Review blog: Is social media turning readers into yes-men/women? Are book covers a dying art? Can the Jonah Lehrer snafu get any worse? Check out these stories and more. Advertisements
In this week’s Mix Tape on the Kenyon Review blog: the relationship between increasing literacy and decreasing brutality (maybe poetry has changed the world!); the history of poetry at the Olympics; a proposed alternative to the post-MFA adjunct grind; and much more.
In this week’s Mix Tape on the Kenyon Review blog: the cease-and-desist letter Lazy Fascist Press received from Jack Daniels concerning a book cover; Lace Sensor Dresses, which play poems aloud through tiny, sewn-in speakers when parts of the dresses are touched; a 1968 BBC interview with a… Read More
In this week’s Mix Tape on the Kenyon Review blog: literary characters and what they were almost named; meeting your literary nemesis in an MFA program; a Bukowski-Sondheim musical; and much more.
In this week’s Mix Tape on the Kenyon Review blog: The 3:AM website disappeared last week, so what are the ultimate consequences for online magazines, if it’s this easy for one to vanish into cyberspace? Plus Michael Cunningham breaks down the Pulitzer breakdown, in two parts,… Read More
In this week’s Mix Tape on the Kenyon Review blog: gamers in Tehran will soon be able to carry out the fatwa on a virtual Salman Rushdie in a video game, “The Stressful Life of Salman Rushdie and Implementation of his Verdict”; Sarah Manguso has some… Read More
In this week’s Mix Tape on the Kenyon Review blog: “The Book That Can’t Wait” demands your immediate attention—because it was printed using disappearing ink; research shows that a busy coffee shop is a better location for tackling a creative project than a quiet library; a new… Read More