Carliann Rittman

Carliann Rittman
26 posts
Contributing Writer

Currently at NYU, probably feverishly reading messy memoirs about musicians.

Patti Smith Author Spotlight

Author Spotlight: Patti Smith

From sparklingly honest and imaginative memoirs to poetry-plus-rock that defined a genre, it almost feels like youโ€™d have to *try* to not come into contact with Patti Smithโ€™s work.

Author Spotlight: Rebecca Solnit

Author Spotlight: Rebecca Solnit

On how, time and time again, Solnit manages to pierce the current cloud of fear, anxiety, and cynicism with the most motivating insight and curiosity.

Author Spotlight: Zadie Smith

A guide to Zadie Smith's vast collection of constantly creative and timelessly relevant writing, from books to essays.