Our daily round-up of bookish links. Tastes great with coffee.
“To have plausible and vivid representations of composers and classical musicians in literature and in film is very important.”
Alex Ross on writing about music.
“One thing I can say for sure is that as soon as I put that costume on, something happens.”
Alan Rickman talks, for the first time, about the role that will define his career.
“102. Nov 1972 Graham Greene The End of the Affair 1951 240pp”
In case you’ve been wondering what Art Garfunkel’s been doing.
“Last month at the Texas Freethought Convention, author Christopher Hitchens spent 15 minutes creating a reading list for an eight-year-old girl named Mason Crumpacker.”
Have fun with David Hume, Crumpacker (incredible name, right?)