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I liked the sound of this…

even before I knew our old friend Eric Nelson was a part of it.

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Eric Nelson getting a stick & poke tattoo.

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Congrats Amy Lawless!!

Amy was recently awarded a NYFA fellowship for her outstanding contributions to the world of poesy. Check it.

Also, check out a recent Nathan Austin coup here.

Also, Alex Smith’s story, “The Model of a Boy” appears in the current issue of Theaker’s Quarterly Fiction. Downloadable, FREE, here.

Go Black Maze Books contributors!!

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Keeping it all Hitch, all the time…

Hitchens shit-cans David Mamet’s new book, The Secret Knowledge, in the Sunday Book Review.

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Gotta love…

these Penguin classics inspired prints by Harland Miller.

Read more @ A Continuous Lean.

Collect them all @ Other Criteria.

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Our kids are smarter than yours,

continuing our recent Jonathan Lethem inspired East Coast-West Coast beef: exhibit H, 4th grade reading proficiency.

Chart courtesy of GalleyCat.

More @ HuffPo.

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Christopher Hitchens named 2010 LA Times Book Prize finalist

among other notables: Ron Chernow, Jonathan Franzen, Laura Hillenbrand, Sebastian Junger, Edmund Morris, and Patti Smith. LAT.

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Speaking of the LA Times:

Jonathan Lethem’s new book They Live, forthcoming from Soft Skull, and about the cult classic John Carpenter film of the same name, is excerpted @ the WSJ.

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