The Atlantic interviewed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
12 year-end book lists were added to Largehearted Boy's aggregation of "best books of 2017" lists (bringing the total to 155) yesterday, including Kirkus's best fiction lists and iNews's best soccer books.
Stream a new Line & Circle song.
Book Riot recommended books about the Israel/Palestine conflict.
Stream a new Brandi Carlile song.
Angel Olsen visited Morning Becomes Eclectic for an interview and live performance.
Stream new music from Emptyskin.
PopMatters reviewed the new Protomartyr album.
PEN America interviewed poet sam sax.
Stream a new Dream Wife song.
The Root recommended science fiction and fantasy made by black people for black people.
Rough Trade listed its top 100 albums of 2017.
Literary Hub shared a new Rebecca Solnit essay.
Jessica Hopper and Oliver Wang have joined the editorial team of the American Music series, which is published by the University of Texas Press.
Signature listed overlooked books finding new life in new editions.
The Hilarious World of Depression podcast interviewed Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy.
Book Riot recommended books about Detroit.
Read an excerpt from the book.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists