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  • papertrail • May 20, 2019

    Jeanette Winterson’s Modern-Day "Frankenstein"; Herman Wouk (1915–2019)

    ... Donny Hathaway, Sam Cooke and others.” ...

  • culture • December 12, 2014

    The History of Rock 'n' Roll in Ten Songs by Greil Marcus

    Lara Zarum

    ... shows how a song can begin its life in one decade and find its voice in another. When I was in high school, obsessed with James and Sam Cooke and Otis Redding, I took one look at Winehouse’s...

  • print • Apr/May 2015

    The Ersatz Life, Examined

    A headlong plunge into the finer points of existential fakery. • Heather Havrilesky

    ... The humble peasants are really actors imitating what they think hard labor looks like, based on a mix of children’s books about John Henry, Sam Cooke lyrics, and online porn. The more unreal...

  • interviews • October 28, 2015

    Bookforum talks with Carrie Brownstein

    Lidija Haas

    ...’t read a lot of music memoirs. I’ve read a lot of music biographies, you know, books about Sam Cooke, about Bessie Smith, or Ma Rainey, or Nina Simone. But in terms of memoir, I read Jill...