Posts Tagged: books and stuff

A Really Good Reason to Buy "The Metamorphosis" Other Than It Being "The Metamorphosis"

"I woke up one morning recently to discover I was a seventy-year-old man…." —David Cronenberg's intro to a new translation of The Metamorphosis.

Be sure to leave this book around everywhere/wave it at people/flaunt it on the subway because A. this cover is amazing and B. everyone will think that you think you're really smart. And, if you get bored, you can read it! It’s good! Also, David Cronenberg!


Man Expresses Distaste For Literary Fiction

It is close to the end of what has been a rather trying week. Why don't we run out the clock by debating the worth of genre fiction? I mean, if that's not what you've spent the whole week doing already.