EXCERPT: THE WRITING LIFE OF DAVID FOSTER WALLACE

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Part of a draft of The Pale King was written in a notebook with a character from the animated TV series Rugrats on the cover, another in one featuring a photo of kittens.

REVIEW: BIG K.R.I.T AND MICHAEL CHRISTMAS AT THE SINCLAIR’S CONVERSE RUBBER TRACKS SHOW

Image by Ian Doreian

If Big K.R.I.T. is the “King of the South,” as announced in his first song at The Sinclair last week to a beyond-adoring audience, then Michael Christmas can claim to be the Crown Prince of Boston.

ONE WEEK LATER: LOOKING BACK ON THE MASSIVE #BOSTON4FERGUSON RALLY BEFORE LOOKING FORWARD

Photos by Chris Faraone

There’s no telling where things are headed, but there are high levels of unrest in the air, with outrage surfacing on several fronts.