Home Tags Ben Greenman

Tag: Ben Greenman

For two decades, Ben Greenman has been in the game. He’s never done anything else other than write, and he’s pretty much done it all: fiction, non-fiction, magazine editing, reference books, and even worked for The New Yorker as a writer for almost 15 years. More recently, he’s worked on collaborations, writing books with the likes of Brian Wilson, George Clinton, and Questlove. He’s constantly got something on the backburner, and right now is no...
Fran Liebowitz once famously called the National Book Awards "the Oscars without money." While that's quippy, and kind of accurate, the truth is that the parties hosted by the National Book Awards are still some of the fancier book-related affairs of the year. They culminate, of course, in the Book Awards proper, a formal affair at Cipriani's hosted this year by Daniel Handler, a.k.a Lemony Snicket, or "the book world's answer to Neil Patrick...
When I met David Cross, it was in a studio space in Williamsburg filled with old furniture, taxidermied animals, and medium-volume American rock music. Cross was being photographed for the pictures that will accompany this interview, and in the interest of efficiency, he had asked if I could speak to him while the makeup artist prepared him for the shoot. I got to the studio a little early, was frightened by a small stuffed...

SUBSCRIBE TODAY!