Lethem avatar Harris Conklin recollects going to Shea Stadium with a young Donald Trump in this new book by David Shields.
I’m one of the counselors at Lit Camp, at Esalen this year.
On Thursday, November 1, 2018 7:00 pm, I’ll be talking onstage in Claremont with Kenneth Lonergan about his work
I did a two-part podcast with Jasun Horsley of AUTICULTURE: JUST THIS WEEK
I’ll read at Red Hen’s benefit luncheon on October 28th. This will be the first-ever public reading from The Feral Detective, which comes out just a week late. more info
I talked with curator Helen Molesworth at MOCA about Manny Farber and Termite Art.
I wrote the catalog essay, “Knitting the Monster’s Socks”, for the Metropolitan Museum’s new show Everything is Connected: Art and Conspiracy.
I wrote a (long) introduction, and memoir of friendship, for David Bowman’s posthumously published novel, Big Bang.
This Andrew Rowcroft knows a thing or two. Andrew Rowcroft on Dissident Gardens
Why, thank you Chronic City! The feeling is mutual! Chronic City recommends Chronic City
http://metrograph.com/film/film/1022/lethem This is intriguing, and possibly awkward. A film about him, who is me. He/I looks stressed out in that still from the Metrograph website. Is the film unauthorized? Come and find out.
We’re thankful, Mr. Wood. http://quarterlyconversation.com/zipping-up-the-elephant-suit-jonathan-lethems-latest-quartet
No knock on anyone else, but until you’ve been read by John Clute you might not have been read at all. John Clute review
I always look forward to seeing Rick Kleffel in San Francisco. It’s one of the best conversations a writer on book tour could hope for, and he and I have been carrying it on intermittently for two decades now. Kleffel talk.