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Just as it is in the film industry, fall is the book world’s prestige season, and the next six months are crowded with luminous names, promising debuts, and actual Oscar winners. I limited myself to one hundred titles here because it’s an attractive round number and you have to draw the line somewhere, am I right? Celebrity memoirs from Bruce Springsteen, Trevor Noah, Lil Wayne, and Carrie Fisher are coming out, plus a Joan...
Where else but The New Yorker Festival will you find Billy Joel, Toni Morrison, and Abbi Jacobson hanging out in the same place? The 16th annual New Yorker Festival kicks off October 2nd, featuring talks with some of today's leading writers, comedians, and actors, plus film previews, live performances, a new tech conference, and field trips led by New Yorker staffers (Peter Schjeldahl will take you to the Whitney! Calvin Trillin will guide you on a magical food tour!). Tickets for the festival are...
Attention all female MFA candidates, literary publicists and sort-of-starting-to-maybe-think-about-working-on-a-novelists, your four-eyed, dark-haired, skinny, scruffy, sensitive, not vegan but you think he's vegan, extremely famous imagined lover has legally separated consciously uncoupled from author Nicole Krauss, which means a Literary Brooklyn Power Couple Status is officially up for grabs. We shall start the bidding at one Great Novel. Page Six reports that the couple split nearly a year ago, which, if anything, solves the mystery of...
Full disclosure: I had never eaten at a Chipotle before last month. It's not that I had anything specifically against Chipotle (although I don't tend to eat fast food in general, although I do own—and use!—my TV, so I'm not that insufferable), more that there wasn't one near my home or office and if I'm getting Mexican food, I'd rather get it from somewhere authentic (ok, maybe I am a little insufferable). However, that changed...

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