Books

Best American Poetry 2015 – Sherman Alexie vs. Yi-Fen Chou… er, Michael Derrick Hudson

It seems like one of the least likely places for it to happen, but Best American Poetry 2015 has managed to stir up controversy. This comes in the form of guest editor Sherman Alexie selecting a poem by Yi-Fen Chou, the pseudonym for white writer Michael Derrick Hudson. The controversy arose when Alexie decided to … Continue reading

Record Bulletin, 9/2: Wilco – “Alpha Mike Foxtrot: Rare Tracks 1994-2014” and “Star Wars”
Record Bulletin

Record Bulletin, 9/2: Wilco – “Alpha Mike Foxtrot: Rare Tracks 1994-2014” and “Star Wars”

What’s Your Roger? Had a short hiatus there for a bit, but now I’m catching up. I’ve had a lot of really good music coming my way—newish stuff that I really dig, stuff I should’ve heard earlier, and stuff I’d dismissed stupidly and am now revisiting. Expect it to pick up here activity-wise for the … Continue reading