worth a looksee

mixed up media • the Reduced Shakespeare company is performing All the Great Books (Abridged) in Buffalo, NY until April 9th. The Reduced Shakespeare Company’s homepage has their tour schedules.

essay • from the Lansing CityPulse we get a piece on ephemera’s steady popularity.

audio • NPR covers the new translation of ‘Persian Book of Kings

events • New York Magazine gives a run down of the readings happening about town, apparently public readings in bars is the new HOT ticket. alcohol and books, who knew?

in the gene • 14,400 words about Richard Dawkins’ The Selfish Gene: Thirty Years On, with some audio downloads.

talking heads • NC Second graders interview Magic Tree House author Mary Pope Osborne

histoblog • Military Historian Mark Grimsley just won award for his academically related blog – really it seem the more chaff i wad thru the more wheat i find – go figure.

cookie • Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln won the New-York Historical Society first Book Prize for American History.

silly shopping • things you find while looking for other thing, for those who buy or wear such things.

blog of note • BibliOdyssey is a blog devoted to illustrations from old book. and is WELL worth checking out. I will be adding this one to the sidebar.

dinner & a book • a TN reading group called “the Pica 18 Bold” group is the focus of this cheerful piece.

reviews
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
Quite Honestly by John Mortimer

peekaboo • Ethan Persoff collects wierd comics books and loads the scans on his site.

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