On the passing of On Writing Well’s William Zinsser, I wrote this for Open Culture.
Here’s an article I wrote for OpenCulture on the ill-fated Orson Welles talkshow featuring Burt Reynolds, Angie Dickinson and The Muppets.
My latest for Open Culture is on this Finnegans Wake recording project.
My latest for Open Culture: Listen to Leonard Bernstein’s LP What Is Jazz?
Here’s a new piece I wrote for Open Culture on this bizarre David Lynch awards video.
In my latest for Open Culture, check out this article on this mashup of Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring, showing the breadth of interpretations out there.
My current post at Open Culture has been very popular: The Oldest Known Footage of London (1890-1920) Shows the City’s Great Landmarks.
My latest for Open Culture: Watch Milton Glaser draw Shakespeare and talk about drawing.
My latest for Open Culture: Have fun with this virtual tour of Abbey Road Studios.
Here’s a piece I wrote for Open Culture on one of Sesame Street’s first psychedelic animations: Jazzy Spies.