Disambiguations™ for August 27, 2009
I. My student Rebecca has a new column at The Faster Times on...vampires! There is actually an interesting backstory that I hope she will write about in a future column...Don't worry, I am putting on the pressure!
II. My student Elijah alerts me to a Donald E. Westlake science fiction story, "The Risk Profession."
III. I love the "Blog" of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks—excitingly, my Beatlesque submission has been accepted for publication!
IV. S. Kirk Walsh's piece at Slate's XX site, a review of Dan Chaon's latest book, mentions ye olde Personal Days, along with works by David Foster Wallace and Zadie Smith.
V. Adrian Tomine on Sixteen Candles et al. (via various FB posts)—it's primo Tomin-o!