The New Yorker’s April 4th issue included a poem by Calvin Trillin entitled “Have They Run Out of Provinces Yet?” The poem, which addressed the many varieties of Chinese food being popularized in America, struck many as having an uncomfortably Orientalist flavor (sorry). The Forward decided to respond, in verse.
Amy Schumer was surprised to see herself in a plus-size issue of Glamour magazine.
It’s happening again. Just in case you didn’t have enough Bob Dylan’s Sinatra covers, this May, Dylan is gifting us with 12 more raspy melancholic covers of old blue eyes.
(JTA) — Lena Dunham and writing partner Jenni Konner have signed a deal with Random House to turn their lifestyle newsletter Lenny into a publishing imprint.