Essays and rock & roll. Looking and listening. Nostalgia versus skepticism. Sound and sense.
Tuesday, March 30, 2010
I'm excited about this conference. Alison Bechdel, Rebecca Solnit, and John Edgar Wideman are the keynote speakers. I'm especially pleased to see Wideman there, as I think he's somewhat undervalued/heralded as a nonfiction writer. Brothers and Keepers is a tough, difficult, maddening, great book.