Posts Tagged ‘meat-free week’

ToDo ToDay: Sal Principato! Michelle Rhee! Vegetarian Dining!

Think you've never heard Liquid Liquid? Chances are, you have. The New York post-punk band recorded "Cavern," the funky track whose elements were later used—without permission—in The Furious Five's "White Lines (Don't Do It)." But to fans of New York's 1970s-'80s downtown music scene, Liquid Liquid represents more than that; the band was part of a [...]

ToDo ToDay: Chad Harbach! Karen Russell! Meat-Free Week!

A well-reviewed first novel can be a blessing and a curse. The authors of two of 2011’s most lauded debut novels will discuss this fate at PEN/Faulkner’s latest reading series. Chad Harbach’s The Art of Fielding draws on heavy literary traditions to tell a story about college baseball in the Midwest, while Karen Russell’s Swamplandia! describes an [...]