LitReactor: the supplemental material

Oct 01

bookpatrol:

The Reader by Wyndham Lewis, 1936
Lives here

bookpatrol:

The Reader by Wyndham Lewis, 1936

Lives here

(via literatureismyutopia)

The Best American Essays 2014 -

housingworksbookstore:

tetw:

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The Best American Essays 2014 will be released next week. The publisher has also posted a list of the nominations online — we looked through them and picked out ten of the very best:

Joy by Zadie Smith
Thanksgiving in Mongolia by Ariel Levy
Seeing the Speed of Sound by Rachel Kolb
What Lies Beneath by William Langewiesche
Forty Thoughts on a Fourth Daughter by Mark Oppenheimer
The Old Man at Burning Man by Wells Tower
Wildcatting by Susan Elizabeth Shephard
The Ghost Writes Back by Amy Boesky
The Devil’s Bait By Leslie Jamison
Company Man by David Sedaris

Enjoy!

A fantastic selection of essays for the next time you’re in that nonfiction mood. 

AW

Five Real Book Thieves -

[video]

Sep 30

“Whatever story you want to tell, tell it at the right size.” — Richard Linklater (via thatlitsite)

Book Vs. Film Vs. Unmade Film: "Pet Sematary" -


Personal experience is the grit from which horror’s most resonant pearls are grown. Get to the root of what scares you and produce a submission-ready story in this three-week workshop.

Personal experience is the grit from which horror’s most resonant pearls are grown. Get to the root of what scares you and produce a submission-ready story in this three-week workshop.

duttonbooks:

harperperennial:

communitybookstore:

Important update from your friendly Community Bookstore

PSB! PSB!

it’s fall y’all

duttonbooks:

harperperennial:

communitybookstore:

Important update from your friendly Community Bookstore

PSB! PSB!

it’s fall y’all

(via vikingpenguinbooks)

Sep 29

5 Things Literary Writers Can Learn from Sci-Fi Writers -

Toni Morrison Still Gets Up Early to Write -

vintageanchorbooks:

Listen to Toni Morrison’s interview with Hilton Als here: http://www.studio360.org/story/life-lessons-from-toni-morrison/