It was an honor to read at the venerable Lower East Side indie Bluestockings Bookstore, Fair Trade Cafe, and Activist Center last week. The event got an unexpected shoutout in the New York Times, suggesting literary events that single hipsters might enjoy. (Don’t be fooled by the large picture of Salman Rushdie!) I wouldn’t want… More →
So I got to travel all the way to my upstairs office for this interview with the Huffington Post travel section. It is not my best hair day, as a commenter was kind enough to point out, but travel editor Andrew Burmon had a unique take on my search for the Garden of Eden. A… More →
First spotting of Paradise Lust in the Ham The fantastic Lee Meadows, Paradise Lust’s man on the ground in the Deep South, created this great undercover glimpse at the book in his local Barnes & Noble. I wrote about Lee’s work teaching evolution to kids who are reluctant to learn it in Chapter 10… More →
I had a great time on Thursday talking with A.J. Jacobs about the joys of Biblical interpretation at the lovely McNally Jackson Books. Video (in four parts) now up!