Midweek Links: Literary Links from Around the Web (October 7th)

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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:

Stephen King house

Horror houses from literature that you can actually visit

Junot Diaz explains why you should read authors who don’t look like you

Why did Amy Schumer get so much money? New Republic breaks down how big book deals actually work

Jeff VanderMeer on the legacy of cult horror icon Thomas Ligotti

Is Kenneth Goldsmith avant-garde or the old out-of-date guard?

Iran might boycott the Frankfurt book fair because Salman Rushdie is giving a speech

A cyberpunk primer

Steven Pinker on how grammar rules aren’t nearly as important as clarity

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