Congratulations, Junot Díaz!
Junot Díaz joins the high ranks of geniuses with this year’s MacArthur Foundation grant. He also gets $500,000, which is pretty sweet. http://bit.ly/U4sHvw
Godspeed You! Black Emperor is back
The epic orchestral post-punk prog rock band or whatever you want to call it is releasing their first album since 2002 in a couple weeks – it’s called, Allelujah! Don’t Bend! Ascend!. http://bit.ly/Rxs9dM