Midweek Links: Literary Links from Around the Web (August 26th)

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Looking for some interesting reading to get you through the week? Here are some literary links from around the web to check out:

Is your reading list making you too happy? Try these ultra-grim novels

Guernica interviews comics legend Gilbert Hernandez

The Smiths’ Morrissey is publishing a novel this fall

WIRED looks at the fall-out of the Hugo controversy

A list of great contemporary female short story writers

What is the relationship between inaccessibility and literary brilliance?

For some reason, people are cracking down on little free libraries

How Ray Bradbury was the best writing teacher you could ever have

On the weird and mythic roots of the Western genre

Is Jonathan Franzen the greatest social media troll or is he serious?

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