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Downtown Journal: Play until you drop
Paul Metsa’s new memoir BLUE GUITAR HIGHWAY reflects on four decades in the music biz
NYT op-ed: The Role of Youth
Jon Savage, author of THE ENGLAND'S DREAMING TAPES, writes an op-ed in the New York Times.
asianamlitfans on Yellow Future
Review of Yellow Future by Jane Chi Hyun Park
asianamlitfans on The American Dream in Vietnamese
Review of Nhi T. Lieu's The American Dream in Vietnamese
Flyoverland reviews Vikings in the Attic
Flyoverland reviews Vikings in the Attic by Eric Dregni.
Neighborhood Notes: Paul Metsa
TC Daily Planet reviews Paul Metsa's BLUE GUITAR HIGHWAY.
The Daily: Books in Brief
The Daily reviews THE INTERFACE by John Harwood.
The New York Times Music Chronicle reviews Rifftide
RIFFTIDE: The Life and Opinions of Papa Jo Jones is tops on New York Times' Music Chronicle's holiday list.
A Few Weeks With "The Northern Heartland Kitchen"
Simple, Good and Tasty reviews Beth Dooley's latest cookbook.
Out of the Vinyl Deeps featured in The Guardian's holiday roundup list
Ellen Willis's Out of the Vinyl Deeps featured in The Guardian's holiday roundup list.
The Midwestern Vikings: Chicago Tribune reviews Vikings in the Attic
Scandinavian culture, to use a Swedish slant, is more than hardtack and herring.
The Economy of Shame: A review of Microfinance and Its Discontents
The Wellesley Centers for Women reviews MICROFINANCE AND ITS DISCONTENTS by Lamia Karim.
The Atlantic: How 1970s Video Collectives Anticipated Our Strange Internet
The Atlantic mentions WEST OF CENTER, edited by Elissa Auther and Adam Lerner.
Instructions for dancing: My year with Ellen Willis
Canonball: I mean, you had to know Lindsay Zoladz was eventually going to write something about Ellen Willis.
A Change of Heart: Kathy Rudy in The Chronicle
Kathy Rudy, author of LOVING ANIMALS, on what we're really talking about when we talk about animal activism.
Children's books in the Strib: What a hoot
The Star Tribune features TWELVE OWLS as a terrific new children's book.
The Root: For Your Holiday Reading List
Lester Spence's STARE IN THE DARKNESS tops The Root's holiday reading list.
Staff Picks: What Flavorpill Editors Are Thankful for This Year
Ellen Willis's OUT OF THE VINYL DEEPS among the culturally significant items Flavorpill's editors are thankful for this year.
The fragile legacy of literary journalism
Peter Smith's memoir A Cavalcade of Lesser Horrors traces his ancestors' contributions to the long-shuttered Daily News. Story by Chicago Reader.
Beth Dooley offers turkey tips on MPR
Beth Dooley, author of THE NORTHERN HEARTLAND KITCHEN, talks with MPR about how to eat local this Thanksgiving.