At the end of last month, My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James announced a new solo album, a collection of covers called Tribute To 2. (The name marks it as a sequel to James' first solo release, an EP of George Harrison covers.) He introduced the project with a psych-soul rendition of the Beach Boys'
Taken from pages of Jim Harrison’s sporting journals, this compilation on Field & Stream ranges from fishing for brook trout in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to bird hunting in the Southwest. The story originally appeared in print in the Dec. 2008–Jan. … more ?
“Good food,” Jim Harrison believed, “is a benign weapon against the sodden way we live.” Jesse Kornbluth takes a look at his cuisine here. The post He Ate Amazing Meals. Read About Them Without Gaining a Pound. appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Director Ron Howard is tasked with getting Alden Ehrenreich to perform more like a young Harrison Ford and less like Jim Carrey in Han Solo.
We review "All Our Waves Are Water" by Jaimal Yogis, "A Really Big Lunch" by Jim Harrison, "The Dharma of Dogs, and more. The post Lion’s Roar Book Briefs for July 2017 appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In a recent interview author Robert DeMott talks about his long friendship with fellow writer and angler Jim Harrison. “He used to always come back to the metaphor of the river—for time, fluidity, and movement forward,” says DeMott. Read the conversation … more ?
Jim Harrison’s appetite was legendary. His recipe ought to be, too.
Poet and writer Jim Harrison died a year ago this month at the age of 79; and Peter Nowogrodzki talked to the “food bully” (“first coined by master eater Orson Welles, his culinary sensei”) last Valentine’s Day about eating, metaphysics, the souls of dogs, and more. His piece, up at Lit Hub, is a no-brainer […]
An essay from a new posthumous collection of writings by the legendary food and drinks authority.
One night back in 2000, a beleaguered author who was not so hot on the idea of any book tour, but was nevertheless on a book tour, appeared at my restaurant Babbo, in New York. Jim Harrison and I had written letters to each other, but had never met, and little did I know then how he would go on to become one of my closest friends. Show More Summary
There's a huge French bestseller just translated into English, a ferocious and hilarious satire of contemporary El Salvador, Jim Harrison's final collection of poetry, the history of a New York apartment building through the AIDS crisis, a history of the coyote, and "the most literary book on bodybuilding and superbike racing you'll ever read!" (There's […]
Rep. Jim Clyburn, the third-ranking House Democrat, is squarely behind South Carolina Democratic Chairman Jaime Harrison’s bid for national party chairman, and letting colleagues know it. Clyburn, D-S.C., send a … Click to Continue ...
Peter Nowogrodzki visited poet and fiction writer Jim Harrison a few months before his death, in this Los Angeles Review of Books interview, possibly Harrison’s last. Introduction JIM HARRISON, a writer who, according to the London Sunday Times, had “immortality in him,” died at the age of 79 on March 26, 2016. Two months earlier, […]
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Acclaimed author Thomas McGuane and writer Callan Wink talk about the state of the short story, Western literature’s ranching clichés, and their mutual friend the late author Jim Harrison, all while sitting in a fifteen-foot drift boat. “And, yes,” writes … more ?
Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck, Chris Pine... Jim.
The legendary magazine editor and author of the new memoir, The Accidental Life shares his experiences working with the likes of Hunter S. Thompson, Jim Harrison, and Jimmy Buffett.
It is time for NHS England to "do the right thing" and fund pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention, argue two senior public health doctors in The BMJ today. Directors of public health Jim McManus and Dominic Harrison, say...Show More Summary
Colts owner Jim Irsay will have a big role in Canton next month. Irsay revealed on Twitter that Harrison has asked him to present him for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame used to allow each enshrinee to choose one player to deliver a speech on his behalf. But…