Lots of news from the last month….
Film director Sam Mendes will take Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to the stage.
Read a Jeffery Eugenides short story.
Read an interview with ZZ Packer.
Read a Jonathan Frazen short story.
Read an interview with Jonathan Safran Foer.
Read a Roddy Doyle short story.
Novelist Arthur Herzog dies at 83.
Novelist David Markson dies at 82.
Jim Thompson’s The Killer Inside Me goes to the silver screen.
Read an interview with Christopher Hitchens.
The New Yorker picks 20 young authors worth watching.
Russian poet Andrei Voznesensky dies at 77.
James Fogle, author of Drugstore Cowboy, is arrested.
New Yorker cartoonist, Bernard Schoenbaum, dies at 89.
Picador launches a prize for unpublished poets.
Unpublished Stieg Larsson manuscripts are discovered.
Gary Oldman will star in John Le Carre’s Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.
David Foster Wallace’s student thesis will be published.]
Ornithologist and field guide writer Richard ffrench dies at 80.