This Week in Literary Links


Nicholas Hughes, son of Ted and Sylvia, died. [via NYT] The adopted son of George Orwell broke his silence. [via The Times] Roland Barthes’ journals created publishing world disapproval. [via The Chronicle Review] Wikipedia’s tool for tracking the zeitgeist scared us. [via Condalmo] Remember the Diagram Prize for Oddest Book Title? The winner has been announced! [via Bookseller] Print may be dying, but tattoos are alive and well. [via Contrariwise]