“Long-form journalism is the only homegrown American literary form,” writes Virginia Heffernan in this essay in the New York Times. Is “narrative nonfiction” an American artform? The genre has suffered in recent years, due to the economic downturn and the pressure it has placed on […]

Well known for his famous interviewing style on Inside the Actors Studio, James Lipton has always been aware of his persona. He’s also not afraid to make fun of himself; I’m a fan, which is why I like this spoof called Wordliness. (I also drive […]