Sep 27, 2011 @ 4:00:00 am
Orson Welles, man of letters.
Arthur Conan Doyle’s first manuscript, which was lost in the mail and never published during the Sherlock Holmes author’s lifetime, will finally see the light of day. The British Library has released “The Narrative of John Smith,” “a novel from the perspective of a 50-year-old man who is confined to his room when he has an attack of gout.”
Siddhartha Deb celebrates the launch of his new book, The Beautiful and the Damned: A Portrait of New India, at KGB Bar in Manhattan on Tuesday.
On the occasion of a new Library of America publication of Ambrose Bierce’s collected writings, The Atlantic’s Benjamin Schwarz considers the writer who has “always been best known for being undeservedly unknown.”
Harvard’s Nieman Lab looks at what Facebook’s new design will mean for journalists.
Can’t wait to put some Faulkner
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