The Rumpus Sunday Book Blog Roundup


Today should be pretty alright, I think.

“Where do libraries and e-books meet?”

Yes, this article is really called “Jay-Z is Not a Proudhon of Hip-Hop,” and if you read the comments, your head will explode.

Sylvia Plath used to illustrate her dreams.  (via)

Why literary archives are like monkfish

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 →