Column by Gabino Iglesias January 8, 2018
I hate movie remakes, but they are ridiculously popular, so I'm throwing in the towel and asking for remakes of novels.
Column by Bart Bishop August 17, 2017
A look how at the Twayne's Masterwork Studies Book Series, specifically an entry on "Catch-22", simulates the college classroom experience.
Column by Gabino Iglesias August 1, 2017
I love authors. I love beer. I love having beers with authors. However, those rules don't apply to all authors. Here are fifteen I wouldn't want to share a beer with.
Column by Max Booth III June 7, 2016
Because why not?
Column by George Cotronis
'Mad Men' is over. But you can read some books to get your mind off things.
Column by Leah Dearborn March 6, 2015
A list of books to honor Pi Day on March 14 by incorporating a subject many writers shy away from: mathematics.
News by Peter Derk
Thomas Pynchon's handwritten edits to his Simpsons script revealed!
Column by Kimberly Turner October 24, 2013
From Bowie and Devo to Anthrax and Mastodon, musicians have always been inspired by their favorite books. Here are some stories behind the songs, plus a literary playlist for your listening pleasure.
News by Christopher Shultz
With the likes of George Saunders and Thomas Pynchon making the cut, this year's list of NBA finalists is a strong one.
News by Christopher Shultz
The clip has nothing to do with the book (that we know of), but it's pretty entertaining nonetheless.
News by Dean Fetzer May 17, 2013
Paul Thomas Anderson’s new movie based on Thomas Pynchon’s novel continues to add cast members, including Joaquin Phoenix, Benicio del Toro, Owen Wilson and Reese Witherspoon,.
News by Dean Fetzer April 17, 2013
You can read the first page of the reclusive author’s new book out on 17th September, described as a "historical romance on New York in the early days of the internet."
Podcast by Joshua Chaplinsky January 10, 2013
News by Christopher Shultz January 7, 2013
We know next to nothing other than its title, but a new Pynchon book is exciting news nonetheless.
News by Dean Fetzer December 28, 2012
Paul Thomas Anderson, director of recent hit ‘The Master,’ has his sights set on Thomas Pynchon’s ‘Inherent Vice' for 2013.
Column by Rob Hart August 21, 2012
With the advent of social media and blogging, can reclusive authors like JD Salinger, Thomas Pynchon, and Harper Lee still thrive? (Probably not).
Column by Jon Korn July 13, 2012
Science Fiction abounds with robots, androids, cyborgs, and mechs of every stripe. Jon Korn breaks down some of his favorites.
News by Rob Hart June 13, 2012
The famously reclusive author has shunned digital conversions of his work--but Penguin Press has just announced they finally got him to acquiesce.
Column by Cath Murphy May 2, 2012
Don't know your Foucault from your fucked up? This short but essential guide to philosophy's influence on fiction is here to help.
Column by Jack Joslin April 25, 2012
A look at the bizarre and daunting works of the mysterious Thomas Pynchon.
Column by Jack Joslin March 7, 2012
Not every writer turns up smiling for the book signing. Here are five of the most bizarre and mysterious.
Column by Jack Joslin February 23, 2012
Can boredom be a useful part of reading?
News by Rob Hart December 19, 2011
2011 was a big year for eBooks, though there are still some holdouts--we have yet to see eBook editions of classics like 'To Kill A Mockingbird' and 'The Catcher in the Rye'.