Monday, December 31, 2007

year-end recommendations

Book: Pick up Alfred Chester's The Exquisite Corpse, and anything else you can find by him.

Film: Abbas Kiarostami's TEN (2004), available on DVD. Make sure you also watch "10 on Ten" - a gem self-interview.

Monday, August 13, 2007

two great Hebrew writers in English

Sunday, February 25, 2007

a hole in one

if you haven't seen this movie, do!

Thursday, August 03, 2006

Review in the Forward 8/4/06

Check out Joshua Cohen's review in this week's issue of the Forward - get the magazine or follow the link:


Thursday, July 27, 2006

Elfriede Jelinek

Recommend you rush and get her Women as Lovers. Years and years ago read her Wonderful Wonderful Times, and, The Piano Teacher. Thanks to a friend, just now discovered her 1975 Women as Lovers. Read it!

Thursday, July 06, 2006

Retelling Book Party at Skylight Room/ Night and Day restaurant/bar in Brooklyn

Great party on 6/28, great space, and this week's issue of Time Out NY - Retelling reviewed by Michael Miller - smart and intelligent review:


Saturday, May 27, 2006

Village Voice

Check out article in VV on Independent Publishers -,winter,73348,10.html