The Post-CMS Landscape

Search Options for Static Websites

How Vox Media uses Static Site Generators

Getting Started with Static Site Generators

Jekyll Content Decision Tree

Speaking at the CUNY Publishing Institute

László Krasznahorkai and Colm Tóibín

The No-db Landscape (part 1)

The Basics of Markdown Tutorial

Want to Speed up Your Website? Skip the database

Murakami on the Train

What an Author Site Should Look Like

Me, The Summer Vacation Reading Issue

Mixing Future and Past Dated Entries in Wordpress, with Date-based Filters

This is How Stories are Told Today

Quartz and the New The New Republic

Jeremy Denk

I Like Literature more than Books, so Damn Me


Cooperation without Coordination

It's a Start. On Releasing an Author's Full Catalog in E-book.

How do you feel about publication in electronic form?

My Bike

Read This Now (or never)

It's the Browser...

Treesaver is Fabulous

Making Ebooks is as Easy as Blogging: My Instapaper(book) on Paul Muldoon

Wholly Communion, 1965

What Makes a New Yorker?

Can We Trust (Poetry) Ebooks? - The Case of Allen Ginsberg's Collected Poems

A Note on Howl, the Movie

Will Magazine iPad Apps Go the Way of the 8-track?

Obama, Dylan


A Tale of Two Lit-site Redesigns: The Paris Review and NY Review of Books

History Lessons

Make it New, or At Least Know that You're Not: The Problem with MFAs

Where We Find Music, 0.1

Joyce to Ibsen, 1901

VQR is the Smartest Magazine on the Planet and Has Embraced the Future of Magazines

How Good Design Can Lead us to Freedom: On iPad Apps vs the Web, and Free

#FridayReads - Incantation by Laughter and The Thing Around Your Neck

Do Tools Matter? On Collaborative Writing

What Web Media Can Learn from Print

Blogs, Twitter, the Kindle: The Future of Reading at The PEN World Voices Festival

My sentiments exactly: Max Magee on Book Reviews

"The Black Minutes" at the PEN World Voices Festival

When Google Dominates the Way We (Find, Buy) Read E-books

It's the End of Free As We Thought We Knew It

iPad Kitsch

A Jazz Lexicon - 'A unique and rebellious way of speaking...'

'Take the scenic route to knowledge' - On Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

History is the blood...

What Do You Do When You Sit and Listen?

The Literary iPhone

Jonathan Baumbach Recommends “Spanking the Maid”

Your Face Tomorrow: Dance and Dream, by Javier Marias

Classics: On Edith Wharton by Roxana Robinson

Dominique Fabre’s The Waitress Was New

Considering the Classics: re Kipling

Writing in (computer) Isolation

The Art of Indulgence: Notes on Witold Gombrowicz’s Bacacay

The People’s Act of Love, by James Meek

Why You Should Buy Fair Trade: The Coffee Book, by Nina Luttinger and Gregory Dicum

Soundtrack to Pynchon’s “Against the Day”: Glass’s Plutonian Ode with Allen

Laird Hunt’s The Exquisite

Update on New York City Independent Bookstores

My Life in CIA, by Harry Mathews

Updated NYC Independent Bookstore Guide

Jane {a murder}, by Maggie Nelson

We’re All a Little Mad: Final Thoughts on Don Quixote

“A Sane Man Gone Mad and a Madman Edging Toward Sanity”

Thank You for Not Reading: Essays on Literary Trivia, by Dubravka Ugresic

New York City Independent Bookstores

If Kafka Only Knew About The Lit-blog Coop

Being a lit-blogger can be a lot like being the bridge in the Mona Lisa

Gaddis’s Library of Babel

In Praise of the Sublimely Unhip

Most Things Underground Tend to Surface

Proust Changed My Life, But Now I have Status Anxiety

Wise Men Have Fished Here: Homage to the Gotham Book Mart

Whither Copyright when the Reader Becomes the Curator?

The Poet's Voice

It Takes a Big Telescope

Free Short Story by a Master, John Gardner's Nimram