You've gotta love George Saunders. He leaps into the very tiny pool of writers who have straddled the literary to limelight...
Ah, Bukowski. I have such a soft spot for him.
800 years since Rumi's birth?
Yay, George! Bowering to judge the Griffins.
Chinese artist Zhang Huan has a new show up in NYC. I've blogged about him here.
Edwidge Danticat memoir.
Madeline L'Engle gone.
The Good Lesbians--they should have been in the Drunken Boat Issue.
The Hound reads in The Calgary Blowout, and with outgoing WIR Jaspreet Singh at the Epcor Center this Thursday, September 13th.