Posts Tagged: Davy Rothbart

Notable Los Angeles: 1/14–1/20

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Literary events in and around L.A. this week!

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Notable Los Angeles: 5/22–5/28

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Monday 5/22: CB Lee and Sarah Kuhn join together for a reading, signing, and panel discussion. 3:30 p.m. at Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Laini Giles discusses and signs The It Girl and Me: A Novel of Clara Bow. 7 p.m. at Book Soup. Andrew Roe discusses and signs Where You Live. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.

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My Heart is an Idiot Book Trailer

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Earlier this month, we spoke with Davy Rothbart about the his new collection, My Heart Is an Idiot, lauded in this week’s Rumpus review as “16 essays that read like early Jack Kerouac, if you substituted Charlie Parker for Dr. Dre.” Coincidentally, in the recently released book trailer, Rothbart’s father channels one of Dre’s protégés. Check […]

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Davy Rothbart in The NYT

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Recent Rumpus Interviewee, Davy Rothbart, caught up with the NY Times during his current tour celebrating the 10th anniversary of FOUND magazine and his new memoir My Heart is an Idiot. Rothbart has become well known for his role as creator and curator of FOUND, one of the first of many publications to focus on exposing […]

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Animatio Absurdus: The Rumpus Interview with Arthur Jones

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Gored by a banana on a barroom floor, a man lies supine as a nun slaps a midget, a down-and-out Santa drinks hard and a sullied beauty queen totes a severed head

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