In this week’s episode, I talk to the novelist Darcey Steinke,
plus I share a spoken word poem by Wilson Santos, and a brief interview about his crowdfunding project for literacy in the Dominican Republic.
Check out more about Wilson Santos’ Dominican Republic project, including how to donate, here.
Check out Orlando Shakes’ wonderfully colorful production of Merry Wives, which runs from February 4 to March 7, 2015.
Michael Chabon is a lyricist for Mark Ronson’s new album, Uptown Special, as covered by The Guardian.
Harper Lee’s lost novel, Go Set a Watchman, will be published later this year. The Atlantic reports on the story of its discovery. In an attempt to allay fears of Lee’s competence, she has apparently released a statement through her lawyer, saying, ““I’m alive and kicking and happy as hell with the reactions to ‘Watchman,’ ” according to The New York Times.