C. E. Morgan, Luc Sante, Saïd Sayrafiezadeh, John Wray, Philip Gourevitch, Ruth Franklin, and Gary Panter are among the fifteen winners of the New York Public Library’s Cullman Center fellowship, which awards grantees a private office, a stipend, and research assistance from library staff. If this weren’t enough, it’s been an especially good month for Wray and Franklin—last week, both were awarded Guggenheim fellowships.
David Cronenberg’s adaptation of Don DeLillo’s Cosmopolis—starring Robert Pattinson—will be one of the main features at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. A complete festival lineup is available here, and a trailer for the movie (which looks awesome) is up at Slate.
Lena Dunham tells the New York Times that she loves autobiographies, biographies, and is obsessed with "The Private Diaries of
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