Vanity Fair’s New Establishment list is out today. Here we have both of New York’s broadsheet editors and no ties.
Anis Shivani’s provocative list of “The 15 Most Overrated Contemporary American Writers“ has successfully provoked 1,605 comments on The Huffington Post. It has also provoked outrage from Jezebel (“Literary Critic Hates Vaginas, ‘Ghetto Volume’“), earnest counterpoints from Publishers Weekly (“Here are the top 15 Underrated Writers“), Read More
The Man Booker Prize judges announced their 13-book longlist today. It includes books by two-time winner Peter Carey, as well as previously shortlisted authors David Mitchell, Damon Galgut, and Rose Tremain. The shortlist will be announced September 7th, and the prize will be awarded October 12.
The full longlist:
Peter Carey Parrot Read More