Column by Peter Derk May 12, 2022
Chuck Klosterman's 2 books about the 90s tell us everything we need to know about books getting better and readers and critics getting worse.
Interview by Gabriel Hart
Gabriel Hart interviews David S. Wills, author of the new Hunter S. Thompson biography "High White Notes," a lengthy academic dissection of HST's writing.
Column by Joshua Isard September 15, 2020
Parsing the style and substance of the cultural critic, H.L. Mencken. Does it hold up to modern scrutiny?
Interview by Christoph Paul
An interview with the popular YouTuber about his recently published book of essays.
Column by Bart Bishop April 24, 2018
A look at the last 20 years of the online film criticism community through the lens of Jeremy Smith's upcoming book "When It Was Cool".
Bookshots: 'The Coyote’s Bicycle: The Untold Story of Seven Thousand Bicycles and the Rise of a Borderland Empire' by Kimball TaylorReview by Bart Bishop
A brief review of Kimball Taylor's book on the bikes that were used to smuggle 7,000 people from Mexico into the United States.
Column by Keith Rawson
Want to write essays and other such bric-a-brac? Maybe this column will gear you up for the task.
Column by Leah Dearborn July 1, 2015
All writing begins with an idea, but the process between that initial spark and a finished draft can vary considerably dependent on the finished product’s purpose.
Column by Leah Dearborn May 8, 2015
Facebook has been in talks with a number of news organizations over the past year. Instead of posting links to outside content on Facebook, the social media giant wants to become a primary publisher.
A Generation of People Shunned Standards in Writing and Journalism...You Won't BELIEVE What Happened Next!Column by John Jarzemsky December 19, 2014
The Internet has given everybody a voice, but are we being conscientious enough about the way we're talking to one another?
Column by Christopher Shultz
All the best Journalism-with-a-capital-J, available in one convenient, customizable app—and it's free!
News by Peter Derk November 5, 2014
Steven Brill and Jill Abramson made some announcements regarding their new startup, a publication that focuses on long-form writing and profit-sharing.
Review by Ryan Peverly
Edited by journalist Anya Schiffrin, this collection of international investigative journalism reminds us why the lost art of muckraking is so important.
Column by Troy Farah January 27, 2014
Journalism is an often ignored way to develop strong writing skills. When applied to fiction, the results can be outstanding. Just ask authors like Hemingway and Palahniuk, who were once reporters.
Column by Taylor Houston November 13, 2013
There are many ways to tell a true story--here are just a few.
News by Dean Fetzer October 25, 2013
The novelist is at it again, sticking his oar in about digital media — he shared his views in a recent interview.
News by Christopher Shultz
The celebrated author reveals a lesser-known aspect of his writing career.
News by Dan Shewan November 26, 2012
Data recently released by LinkedIn suggests that becoming a writer is a dream of many young girls in the U.S.
Column by Joe Daly November 23, 2012
LitReactor's intrepid music journalist offers his technological secrets for conducting interviews.
News by Dave Reuss June 21, 2012
Should writers be able to reuse their own work for different outlets?