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Why John Updike Loved Comics

By Jeet Heer January 14, 2015<p>Arts & Culture<p>“I can’t remember the moment when I fell in love with cartoons, I was so young,” John Updike once recalled in <i>Hogan’s Alley</i> magazine. “I still have a <i>Donald Duck</i> book, on oilclothy paper in big-print format, and remember a smaller, cardboard-covered book …

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‘Where The Juggalo Roam’ Turns Insane Clowns Into High Art

About a year ago, British artist Lucy Owen was on a message board when one forum member mentioned being a Juggalo, and “suddenly everyone was yelling at him.” She had no idea about Insane Clown Posse or what a Juggalo was at the time, and she says “I had no idea what he’d just admitted to.”<p>“I …

Short stories revived: They are back in fashion, as established, and fledging, writers return to the form

Raymond Carver, in a <i>Paris Review</i> interview, spoke of seeing his first short story, “Pastoral”, published in a literary magazine as “A terrific day! …

The New English Library Was the Sleazy King of British Pulp Publishing

Punks, mods, Hells Angels, and corrupt cops all had their place in the cult 1970s publishing stable.<p><i>This post originally appeared in VICE UK</i><p>​The New English Library was the maniacal king of pulp publishing in 1970s Britain. Thrashing out books relentlessly, it excelled in the more brutal end of …

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Artist Walks For Hours In Snowshoes To Create Sublime Snow Drawings

Sonja Hinrichsen is a snow artist. It's not her official title -- she conducts a lot of art interventions in nature, and pursues photography and good ol' fashioned ink drawings. But her snow drawings are nestled rightfully at the top of her artist website, revealing what happens when a professional …

Kindle Publishing Secrets (Fiction): Start Short, Go Long

Do you really want to write a novel, or just a short story? In the past, you had no choice. However, today writers make self-publishing harder than …

Picasso’s poetry: Painting with words

Pablo Picasso’s first attempt at poetry was a brief thank you note to the poet Guillaume Apollinaire written in French sometime around 1906. Picasso …

Literature

The Definitive Guide to Writing and Publishing Your Fiction Book

The primary goal of this article is to provide resources, <b>to help you in your quest to write a high quality fiction book.</b> In curating these articles …

Writing

Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life

In her new book of essays, the writer addresses a parent’s death, her own miscarriage, and what she’d say to her younger self.<p><i>The Unspeakable,</i> Meghan …

This week’s film events

Murray Moments Sunday Brunches | The Godfather Live | The Jarman award | The Crucible<p>Murray Moments Sunday Brunches, Bristol<p>Celebrity is but a casual pair of socks to Bill Murray, an actor who’s revered like a deity for his apparent nonchalance on screen and off. He can do no wrong; only varying …

Michael C. Hall Shares Thoughts on DEXTER Series Finale

Francis Fraser, Who Cashed In on His Cruelty, Dies at 91

Mark Strand, 80, Dies; Pulitzer-Winning Poet Laureate

Gilbert & George's Sculptural Life on Film

“Art for All” is at the core of artist duo Gilbert & George’s work, a slogan they champion in aiming to break from the trappings of an art scene they …

Artist: Frederic Edwin Church (1826 – 1900) Niagara Falls, from the American Side (1867) Posted by Nicoletta

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Crystal Morey Ceramic Sculptures

The artist Crystal Morey imagines ceramic sculptures strange and fascinating. Based on different representations of human with elements from the …

Artist: Harley Brown Posted by Lara

artnet News Cheat Sheet

Auctions<p>The top 10 stories from the week of July 21–25.<p>,<p>Os Gemeos, <i>The moon opera</i> at Galeria Fortes Vilaca, until August 16.Photo: Courtesy of Galeria …

Now on Film: The Mysterious Healing Power of Emery Blagdon’s Art

Yesterday evening’s nationwide PBS broadcast of Kelly Rush’s new documentary short, <i>Emery Blagdon & His Healing Machine</i>, served as a reminder of just …

Stanley Kubrick - a picture from the past

Stanley Kubrick was born on 26 July 1928 in the Bronx, USA. He directed his first film, Fear and Desire, in 1953 and went on to direct cult films such as Spartacus, Dr Strangelove, Lolita and The Shining. Kubrick died of a heart attack in 1999 at his home in St Albans, England

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Portrait of an angry lady: suffragette Christabel Pankhurst goes on display

National Portrait Gallery unveils 1909 painting of militant suffragette whose followers slashed pictures in its collection<p>The National Portrait Gallery unveiled a portrait on Thursday, going on public display for the first time in 80 years, of a woman who became a figurehead for the militant wing …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Portrait of Naked Man Ignites Controversy on Streets of New York

A photograph of a nude male in a downtown Manhattan gallery’s front window has drawn protests from neighborhood parents and schoolteachers requesting …