American Consumer

I have a new piece up on Berfrois: "Natural Products of Consumer Society: Serial Killers in Bret Easton Ellis's American Psycho." Check it out here.

Wine on My Mind

Just drank a bottle of Priam Vineyard's rose, and recalled this local television show Amy and I did when we were promoting our book A History of Connecticut Wine. It's great to know that the state's wine industry is booming, and that we had some small part in promoting and recording its rise.

The Truth is Not Wanted

Check out my article, "The Truth is Not Wanted," on Martin Amis's classic dystopian novel London Fields, which is up at Berfrois today. Of course, his dystopia looks a lot like our world right now.