Interview by John Wisniewski Author Jude Kessler answers: ``Why John Lennon?``Jude Southerland Kessler is the author of The Lennon Series, a 9-volume work on the life of John Lennon. The first book, Shoulda Been There, covers John's life from 1940-Dec. 1961. The second book, Shivering Inside, details John's life from Dec. 1961-March 1963. The third
Interview by John Wisniewski Lee Martin Lee Martin is the Pulitzer Prize Finalist author of The Bright Forever, and four other novels: Quakertown, River of Heaven, Break the Skin, and Late One Night. His other books are the memoirs, Such a Life, From Our House, and Turning Bones; and the short story collection, The Least You Need to Know. His fiction and
Alexandra Zapruder Interview by John Wisniewski ``Twenty-Six Seconds: A Personal History of the Zapruder Film`` Alexandra Zapruder, granddaughter of the videographer and a founder of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Abraham Zapruder, has written a book called Twenty Six Seconds: A Personal History Of The Zapruder Film, about the footage her grandfather shot they day
Interview of Author and Scholar Lois Oppeneim by John Wisniewski Samuel Beckett Directing ``Waiting For Godot`` in Berlin, 1975Dr. Lois Oppenheim is University Distinguished Scholar, Professor of French, and Chair of the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at Montclair State University, where she teaches courses in literature and psychoanalysis. She is also Scholar Associate
Interview of Mike Stax, Author of Swim Through The Darkness by John Wisniewski CRAIG SMITH: CREATIVE GENIUS OR MADMAN?Craig Smith was a 1960s golden boy – good looking, charismatic, outgoing; a preternaturally gifted musician and songwriter whose songs were recorded by some of the biggest names in entertainment – Andy Williams, Glen Campbell, the Monkees.
WHAT IS STUCKISM?Stuckism is a radical and controversial art group that was co-founded in 1999 by Charles Thomson and Billy Childish (who left in 2001) along with eleven other artists. The name was derived by Thomson from an insult to Childish from his ex-girlfriend, Brit artist Tracey Emin, who had told him that his art
Interview by John Wisniewski Follow Jay Larson on twitter @jaylarsoncomedyI do stand up comedy, sometimes on TV like 3 times on Conan, twice on Ferguson, 1/2 hour special, The Pete Holmes Show, Tosh.0 and I also host a show on Esquire Network called Best Bars in America. You should check some of that stuff out.
Interview by John Wisniewski Curtis Smith is the author of five previous books of fiction. His stories and essays have appeared in over seventy literary journals and have been cited by The Best American Short Stories, The Best American Mystery Stories, and The Best American Spiritual Writing. He lives and works in Pennsylvania with his
New Book “On Story: Screenwriters, Filmmakers and their Iconic Films:” Perfect Present For The Writer In Your Life
By Christine Thompson Writing can be a lonely process for some. But one of the only festivals in the world centered around writers, The Austin Film Festival, has brought together those who practice the craft of writing for films by hosting informative panels described variously as "therapeutic, rehabilitative, and a strong social and learning experience by
Interview by Paul Salfen