Mo’ Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove
‘Mo’ Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove’
Jon Swinney dives into the comic-book world
Jon Swinney always had dreams of working in the comic-book industry, and it seems he is rapidly making that dream come true.
‘The Black Russian’
By Vladimir Alexandrov. Atlantic Monthly Press; 304 pgs., $25.
A look at Sampson Davis' 'Living and Dying in Brick City'
‘Living and Dying in Brick City: An E.R. Doctor Returns Home’
By Sampson Davis with Lisa Frazier Page. Spiegel & Grau; 256 pgs., $25.
WFPL’s ‘Unbound’ features local authors
Louisville is famous for its literary scene.
Jim Gaffigan has made an impressive career by getting audiences laughing about American bad habits.
‘Literary Rogues: A Scandalous History of Wayward Authors’
By Andrew Shaffer. Harper Perennial; 304 pgs., $14.99..
‘What Are You Doing Here?: A Black Woman’s Life and Liberation in Heavy Metal’
By Laina Dawes. Bazillion Points; 224 pgs., $16.95.
Author Fenton Johnson explores writing and real life, including his Catholic upbringing, love of Kentucky, and the loss of friends and his partner from AIDS
There’s one thing Fenton Johnson wants you to know about reading this article — in this moment, as you pore over these words, we are all here together.
Jill McCorkle weaves stories both sad and happy in ‘Life After Life’
‘Life After Life’
By Jill McCorkle. Algonquin Books; 352 pgs., $24.95.