Cormac McCarthy

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Name: Cormac McCarthy
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William Giraldi's supercharged novel

How charged was the last novel you read? The question is borrowed from novelist William Giraldi, who borrowing in turn from Ezra Pound (“literature is language charged with meaning”) posed it in the course of an infamous takedown of another young writer’s ... [Published dotCommonweal - 1 hour ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

What Cards do You Play?

What factors compel us to identify with some people vs. others? BLOG“I don’t know what sort of world she will live in and I haveno fixed opinions concerning how she should live in it. I only know that if shedoes not come to value what is true above what ... [Published Malibu Patch - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Iron Mike’s latest adventure is ... a cartoon

Mike Tyson is shown with writer Hugh Davidson, left, during the news conference and screening of the upcoming Adult Swim series “Mike Tyson Mysteries” at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, Calif., on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. Mike Tyson, as he talks, is ... [Published Las Vegas Sun - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

The Case Against Preparedness

Or: why you shouldn't worry about earthquakes.What, me worry? The author in 1989.Editor's Note: This is one of many stories about earthquakes past and future that San Francisco is publishing over the next month, all part of our October cover package, ... [Published Modern Luxury Jezebel - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

30 Years of Coens: True Grit

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the Coen brothers' debut, Blood Simple , I’m re-watching their 16 feature films and attempting to jot down observations on one per day, in order of their release. For a fuller explanation of what I’m doing and why, ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

KYT: "The Bridge" my guilty pleasure

Aside from having the hots for Diane Kruger (egads - taking a dump in the desert while her assassin digs her grave!) who is Jody Foster with even more Aryan appeal playing Chloe O'Brien sans technology, the new season of The Bridge on FX has continued ... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Bad Advice for Strangers: Ow, that smarts!

That’s it! I’m done.Let’s go back to landlines and just not knowing what’s going on in the world most of the time. I don’t think I can handle any more distractions.An Apple Watch? When am I supposed to use this? When I’m not looking at my iPhone or not ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Four Limerick graduates among best in the country

STUDENTS at Mary Immaculate College have once again been highly commended in the 2014 Undergraduate Awards for the second year.Four MIC students were named across three of the categories in the awards, which are under the patronage of the President of ... [Published Limerick Leader - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Perfume critic Chandler Burr brings his Hyper-Natural exhibition to the NGV

I've always been obsessed with new materials, substances that never existed before that have weird, wonderful properties we never knew, as if not only comic book heroes but real matter could have super-powers.I hope I'll fly to Australia on a 787 because ... [Published WA Today - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

none too fragile’s ‘The Sunset Limited’ is a tad too fragile

Novelist and screenwriter Cormac McCarthy’s well-crafted diatribe on the meaning of life and death is a brilliant piece of work. Dense with thoughtful reflection, poetic in its composition, and eloquent in its articulation of diverse philosophical outlooks, ... [Published Cleveland Jewish news - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

“It was a great place to write: No Internet, piss in the snowbank, keep your coffee going on the stove”

Brian Hart is the author of the new novel — “Think the brutal realities of Cormac McCarthy’s ‘Blood Meridian’ set among the primeval forests of the Pacific Northwest frontier,” wrote one early critic. Philipp Meyer, his classmate in the MFA program at ... [Published Salon - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

A Teacher Returns and Gets Schooled

After 14 years away from education, Garret Keizer returns to find a new generation that doesn’t care about books or even television—and the education bureaucracy wants to assign a number to every human interaction.Like many older people, the sheriff in ... [Published Daily Beast - Sep 01 2014]

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William Giraldi's supercharged novel [Published dotCommonweal - 1 hour ago]
What Cards do You Play? [Published Malibu Patch - 6 hours ago]
Musings of an angry nerd: Why you should emotio... [Published Individual.com - 6 hours ago]
Talking to Earth About the Occult and Playing i... [Published Vice Magazine US - 23 hours ago]
Sunday, October 5 [Published Augusta Margaret River Mail - Sep 28 2014]
Iron Mike’s latest adventure is ... a cartoon [Published Las Vegas Sun - Sep 28 2014]
Teri Orr: Arroyos, washes and mesas [Published Park Record - Sep 27 2014]
The Case Against Preparedness [Published Modern Luxury Jezebel - Sep 26 2014]
30 Years of Coens: True Grit [Published Atlantic Monthly - Sep 26 2014]
KYT: "The Bridge" my guilty pleasure [Published Daily Kos - Sep 26 2014]
Bad Advice for Strangers: Ow, that smarts! [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 25 2014]
Powerful acting drives The Rover [Published HamptonRoads.com - Sep 24 2014]
Four Limerick graduates among best in the country [Published Limerick Leader - Sep 23 2014]
Ex BOI chief Goggin in $605m life insurance deal [Published Irish Independent - Sep 21 2014]
Pearce’s searing performance fuels up a grim, d... [Published The Sunday Guardian - Sep 20 2014]
Child of God: Scott Haze Coming To Miami To Dis... [Published Miami New Times - Sep 19 2014]
Perfume critic Chandler Burr brings his Hyper-N... [Published WA Today - Sep 19 2014]
New voices worth hearing at Marlborough [Published This Is Wiltshire - Sep 19 2014]
Sound or Fury? Local Teachers on Whether Classi... [Published The Ithaca Times - Sep 19 2014]
A Lesbian Genius To Watch Out For II [Published Atlantic Monthly - Sep 18 2014]
A Lesbian Genius To Watch Out For II [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 18 2014]
Revival Fest bands showcase Southern sounds [Published Savannah Morning News - Sep 18 2014]
Seeking understanding on a tour of Oakwood in R... [Published INDY - Sep 17 2014]
MacArthur fellows: recipients of 'genius' grant... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 17 2014]
Betrayals, Bound Feet, Ghosts, and Rollergirls ... [Published Library Journal - Sep 17 2014]
'Station Eleven' presents a more positive view ... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Sep 15 2014]
none too fragile’s ‘The Sunset Limited’ is a ta... [Published Cleveland Jewish news - Sep 14 2014]
Writer Ivo Ivanov: "In those stories is written... [Published Sofia News Agency - Sep 13 2014]
SIFA 2014: Wandering through Amid The Clouds [Published Today Online - Sep 13 2014]
Girl treks to Vermont in post apocalyptic novel [Published Barton Chronicle - Sep 12 2014]
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William Giraldi's supercharged novel [Published dotCommonweal - 1 hour ago]
How charged was the last novel you read? The question is borrowed from novelist William Giraldi, who borrowing in turn from Ezra Pound (“literature is language charged with meaning”) posed it in the course of an infamous takedown of another young writer’s ...
A Lesbian Genius To Watch Out For II [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 18 2014]
Cartoonist and 2014 MacArthur fellow Alison Bechdel may be best known for her eponymous sexism screening tool , but Alyssa Rosenberg believes more people should be familiar with comic strip that put her on the map: “Dykes to Watch Out For” dives ...
Peggy Noonan Goes To Wyoming, Says Words At It [Published Wonkette - Aug 29 2014]
Tenderfoot is a city girl, used to canyons of high-rise buildings, not canyons of rock and dirt and running rivers that do not smell like a giant Superfund site. But she is happy to escape the city in August, that dull month when the garbage piles ...
Climate Pseuds sail to Arctic, Make Movie Prais... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 21 2014]
"Daddy, what did YOU do in the Great Climate War?" "Well, son. I voyaged up to the Arctic Circle in a nice big boat with a bunch of installation artists, mime practitioners, YouTube cat short specialists and climate scientists on an all-expenses ...
A Future Without Fear [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Aug 16 2014]
by Dish Staff Surveying the last decade’s plethora of dystopian sci-fi narratives, Michael Solana urges writers to chill out and embrace tech as an ally rather than enemy: Certainly dystopia has appeared in science fiction from the genre’s inception, ...
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