CHRISTIAN LORENTZEN'S DIARY
Recommended by Christian Lorentzen
a living archive
cool but rude
Political Currents by Ross Barkan
This is Ross Barkan's newsletter - original essays on politics, society, and culture
The Tiny Fireplace
By Alec Niedenthal
a serialized novella
Taproot: A newsletter on literature and culture
By Leo Robson
books, films, intellectual history, the creative process
Trouble Man: Musings of David Yaffe
"Her life was saved by rock and roll"
Surveying the contours of the New Sentimental Order
Criticism, essays, and other odds and ends
By Lake Micah
“The bigots, the hysterics, the destroyers of the self."
By Beckett Rosset
HOW TENSE ARE YOU? A literary magazine for those who are sick of literary magazines.
By Ann Kjellberg
Bite-sized book reviews by distinguished and engaging writers, direct to readers‘ in boxes
By Megan Nolan
Essays about books, life, ideas, some of which are chosen by you the reader
By GD Dess
Culture, Literature, Criticism, Fiction
sam is listening to....
i listen to a lot of music, i like a lot of it, i share it with a lot of you!
By Default Friend
An emotional scrapbook of the Internet.
It's worse than you think
A Free Consultation with Glenn the Grief Counselor
By Forrest Muelrath
Criticism among the Afterlife of Culture, by Forrest Muelrath disguised as a Grief Counselor.
By Edith Zimmerman
Slice-of-life comics by Edith Zimmerman.
Harvesting what really matters in great books. Self-development, psychology, morals and success stories
By Lincoln Michel
fiction craft, publishing demystification, weird books
By Elizabeth McCracken
Occasional notes from Elizabeth McCracken
In Search of Lost Takes
By Josh D
Essays and notes, philosophizing and attempting to write.
The Machine War
By Noah Kumin
Technology, Religion, Literature, Gossip
The Last Thing I Saw
By Nicolas Rapold
Homebase for The Last Thing I Saw Podcast. Conversations about movies with leading critics and filmmakers. New releases, old favorites, festival highlights, streaming recs.
By moe tkacik
The Mob Blog
By Matthew Gasda
"The devil is an optimist if he thinks he can make people worse than they are." -- Karl Kraus
By Jessi Jezewska Stevens
By John Ganz
the junk shop of history
Essays on culture, philosophy and literature.
Gary’s Journey Through Hell
By Gary Shteyngart
Nine Circles +
Twitter's Audrey Horne
By Twitter’s Audrey Horne
I'm an acquired taste. If you don't like me, acquire some taste!
By Sasha Frere-Jones
photographs enthusiasms essays speculation interviews conjecture
By A Public Space
Read with APS Together. Discover a different way to book club.
By Amanda Fortini
Writing from the field
By Max Read
Explaining the weird new future, one newsletter at a time. Subscribe for a twice weekly delivery of internet culture, mega-platform grotesquerie, crypto conspiracies, deep forum lore, fringe politics, and other artifacts of what's to come.
Justin Smith-Ruiu’s Hinternet
It's the internet, aspirated.
By Gary Amdahl
radical rethinking of realism, wholly opposed to the creative-industrial complex
The Washington Review of Books
Becoming literate is a lifelong task, but it shouldn’t take your entire day.
Intelligence for Thinking People
By B.D. McClay
About books, TV, movies, and higher etiquette. Also God sometimes.
Eric Weinberger . . . remains to be seen
remains to be seen
New Book Recon
By billy lennon
Surveying the "forthcoming books" landscape through short reviews.
By Bud Smith
Some things I saw along the way
By Natasha Stagg
From the author of Surveys and Sleeveless (Semiotext(e))
By Molly Crabapple
drawings from nightclubs and warzones
Our Struggle: The Newsletter
By Lauren Teixeira
this is a newsletter about our podcast about karl ove knausgaard
By Nick Pinkerton
By Micah Mattix
The best in books, arts, and ideas.
I don't know what to call it
In the Middle, Somewhat Decimated
By Cassidy Angel Grady
Lullabies for the remaining romantics
A bi-weekly essay on literature
Movies, photography, reading, writing, ghosts
To a Green Thought
By Garth Greenwell
Books, art, music, movies
a footnoted celebration of assorted (counter)cultural detritus
© 2023 Christian Lorentzen
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