Dec 28, 2011 @ 4:00:00 am
The multitalented novelist Dennis Cooper has been chosen to participate in the 2012 Whitney Biennial with longtime collaborator Gisele Vienne, with whom he has recently collaborated on a handful of controversial (and in some cases critically acclaimed) theater shows. According to the New York Times, for the show, Cooper will “install a speaking robot."
It’s the economy, stupid: Robert Christgau ranks the best non-specialized books on the economy, naming Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera’s All the Devils Are Here and John Lanchester’s I.O.U. as his top picks.
Wiliam Faulkner’s hot toddy recipe, via his daughter: “He prepared it in the kitchen in the following way: Take one heavy glass tumbler. Fill approximately half full with Heaven Hill bourbon (the Jack Daniel’s was reserved for Pappy’s ailments). Add one
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