In the interregnum between punk rock and disco dying and hardcore music, there was post-punk. And now? Two books on bygone badassness.
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The best commencement speech ever.
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One of the oddest writers around in fiction today has finally been translated into English. And he doesn’t believe in inspiration — only “obsessions.”
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The best-selling author has a different take on the controversy surrounding racially motivated police shootings than you are used to hearing.
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Thi Bui’s graphic novel was 12 years — and three generations — in the making.