August 24, 2006KR BlogUncategorized

Short Takes

Claire Messud on her American novel and living with a literary critic (via The Elegant Variation).

Do cows moo in dialect? Perhaps they are slurring because they are drunk.

Azita Osanloo on “ethnic memoirs” (via Bookslut).

Also from Bookslut: Another prize longlist (this one’s The Guardian).

I’m not sure what this means: “He was everywhere and nowhere all at once; he smelled like tuna.” (via Booksquare)

Censorship: alive and well in Miami (via Arts Journal).