The man, the myth, the legend—the foul owl with the death growl—in conversation with LARB editor-in-chief Tom Lutz. Filmed for Tom's Book Club at Emerson College LA in Hollywood.
Superstar photographer David LaChapelle makes brash, ultra-vivid fine art photographs that inject pop culture with freewheeling doses of religion, art history, and myth.
Comedy legend Bob Odenkirk talks about canonical bathroom literature and lousy manifestos in his new collection of hilarious essays, A Load of Hooey.
Acclaimed lyricist talks about his debut novel, Wolf in White Van, now longlisted for the National Book Award for fiction.
This brave new circuit is the Eyes Wide Shut of comedy
Lisa Pearson publishes work that used to never leave the museum
Why Detroit matters to LA and every other city in the country
Disproving the fallacy of the single-minded athlete
Her new novel examines personal consequences of the Vietnam War
His latest fiction emerges from staring in a dead skull's eye sockets
His latest is Cataract City, a novel of boxing and friendship in Niagara Falls.
The founder of Vermin on the Mount discusses his latest novel, Forest of Fortune.
The author previews his forthcoming short stories, Lucky Alan and Other Stories.
Vivid photos combine pop culture with religion, art history and myth.
Interview with the Dutch photographer at Paris Photo 2014
Interview with the acclaimed photographer at Paris Photo 2014