February 21, 2012

Weekend in Review


MSNBC fires Pat Buchanan over book

On the “wonderful, terrible” habit of buying too many books

Google Translate: Gallimard, she wants to buy Flammarion

The history of naming publishing companies

Hollywood claims rights to public domain Wizard of Oz

Memoir of Hitler’s son to be republished

Michael Chabon criticized for going after the money …

… and his wife threatens the critic’s penis

Look Who’s Talking in Middlemarch

Chinese arrest Tibetan writer

Shalom Auslander: Writing should feel like sinning

Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House. Follow him on Twitter at @mobylives