The Rumpus Sunday Book Blog Roundup


The author of the forthcoming My Life with the Lincolns asks what happens when you type Abraham Lincoln into Etsy. The answer is pretty awesome.

Anyone interested in fiction and the Internet should read this now.

Sappho and banjos! (via Bookslut)

Why does everyone hate the small bookstore?” (via Bookninja)

In the age old rivalry between Batman and Superman, Batman comes out on top by $75,500.

Dear Martin Amis, Just stop. And no more palling around with Hitchens. Someone’s gonna get hurt.

Seth Fischer’s writing has twice been listed as notable in The Best American Essays and has been nominated for The Pushcart Prize by several publications, including Guernica. He was the founding Sunday editor at The Rumpus and is the current nonfiction editor at The Nervous Breakdown. He is a Dornsife PhD Fellow at USC and been awarded fellowships and residencies by Ucross, Lambda Literary, Jentel, Ragdale, and elsewhere, and he teaches at the UCLA-Extension Writer’s Program and Antioch University, where he received his MFA. More from this author →