The Portuguese novelist dies at 87
Though he's lived in New York since the early 1990s, after decades of living an oddly fugitive existence in and out of America, Thomas Pynchon now seems, at last, to have arrived.
The backlash to the backlash of Beck's new book
Reports of his death have been greatly exaggerated
Don't worry, bloggers have you covered
Precisely according to plans, Mark Twain's dirty laundry is aired 100 years after his death
Vampires, LOLspeak, and a pair of gay penguins are among the top offenders
Adorable septuagenarian novelist asks, "Is Twitter like telegraphs?"
Tech bloggers say the numbers are misleading, but that doesn't mean they aren't impressive
A new study claims to be able to graph authors' linguistic styles, sparking lively debate
Reviews of the celebrated author's new book mingle admiration and disdain
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