Culture

Smart Reads: Gary Wills, Roald Dahl, and Decolonial Love

Culture

Smart Reads: Gary Wills, Roald Dahl, and Decolonial Love

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Today in culture: Ted gets reamed by A.O. Scott, closet monsters get exposed, Forbes makes a beneficial editing mistake.

The highlights:

L.A. Lit.

Inadvertent poetry.

-Hitchcock x Roald Dahl = The Man From the South.

Yay affordable healthcare!

-It’s that old familiar story: judging a book by its cover, and being horribly wrong.

“There is really only one joke in Ted…”

Gary Wills on Nora Ephron.

-Who is the Closet Monster?

-What is decolonial love?

-NPR’s summer reading list is here.

Food Space.

-A novel has me in it.