Art and Culture

Likely Stories Book Review
12:30 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

Likely Stories: The Transcriptionist

The Transcriptionist by Amy Rowland
Jim McKeown

An interesting novel, by a long-time transcriptionist at The New York Times, adds to the list of “newspaper fiction.”

 


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Likely Stories Book Review
8:54 am
Thu August 28, 2014

Likely Stories: 1 Q 84

I Q 84 - August 28th Likely Stories
Jim McKeown

An epic novel of two people who find each other, then lose each other, then find each other again in a strange new world of 1Q84

 


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Likely Stories Book Review
11:51 am
Thu August 21, 2014

Likely Stories: In Praise of Shadows

In Praise of Shadows
Jim McKeown

A pleasing exploration of the aesthetic of Japanese architecture and decoration.

 


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Likely Stories Book Review
7:54 am
Thu August 14, 2014

Likely Stories: Music of the Swamp

Music of the Swamp, reviewed August 14, 2014 on Likely Stories.
Jim McKeown

Reminiscent of Faulkner’s fictional Mississippi, Nordan has deftly related a coming of age story of two boys growing up nearly on the same side of the tracks

 

 

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Art and Culture
12:18 pm
Fri August 8, 2014

Third Time's a Charm: Beatnix Revival?

Jill Ament

Young Waco artists and musicians used to hang out at Beatnix coffee house before it closed its doors in 2012. KWBU’s Jill Ament says the former owners are trying to open back up – this time in the heart of Waco.


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