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Stephen King, Julian Barnes, and Banned Books: Monday’s Margins

Doctor Sleep Stephen King cover

New books from Stephen King and Julian Barnes his stores this week, which is banned books week. Also: a Brooklyn Book Festival recap, and Leonard Cohen, the novelist.

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Interview: Benjamin Anastas, Author of Too Good to Be True

Ben Anastas author photo

“There is a strange and abiding prestige, a strange and abiding cultural juice that comes from being a writer. Having seen the reality of it, it doesn’t make a whole lot of sense to me.”

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Interview with Brooklyn Photographer Amy Stein

Woman and Guns

“I tend to respond to forces around me. In New York, I was feeling really divorced from nature, feeling that I wanted to do a series where I returned to nature, so I decided to explore my feeling of being isolated.”

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Ben Katchor

Ben Katchor Julius Knipl cover

“If you go to a small press fair, it’s like world of publishing for the visually blind. They don’t really want to look at anything.”

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