• Weekly Literary Trivia: 7 Good afternoon, oh literarians! Welcome to this week’s literary quiz, brought to you by the now-forty-five minute late delivery of the Literary Man’s thai food. Wasn’t it Hemingway who said something to the effect of: there’s nothing quite like art on an empty stomach? Admittedly paraphrasing here, but you get the point. Thus, without any […] Literary Man 0 Comments August 4, 2011
  • We Demand More Nerd Jeopardy! Yes, the Literary Man is somewhere in this picture, nerding it up with all the other wonderful literary nerds! Thx Yvonne Brooks of McNally Jackson for posting the image.     Literary Man 0 Comments July 27, 2011
  • Weekly Literary Trivia: 6 For no particular reason at all, this week’s Literary Trivia is focused on children’s literature. The Literary Man has fond memories of his 1990s literary childhood, his artistic gestation phase, if you will. Some of these books were, admittedly, not published in the 1990s; nevertheless, they were read by the Literary Man in the 1990s, and he happens […] Literary Man 0 Comments July 26, 2011
  • Literary Trivia at McNally’s Bookstore on July 21 The Literary Man, ever a lover of trivial literary pursuits, is eager for Round 3 of Literary Jeopardy at McNally’s Bookstore at 7:00 p.m. this Thursday July 21st. Teams of three get to compete against each other, hosted by FSG’s Ryan Chapman. Free wine is provided, as well as frivolity and merriment. Here’s the McNally’s link. […] Literary Man 0 Comments July 19, 2011
  • Weekly Literary Quiz: 4 It’s been a few weeks since our last “weekly” literary trivia, but the Literary Man is a firm believer in the “better late or unpredictable than never” philosophy. This week’s installment is a little bit easier than the previous few weeks, in hopes that 10/10 champion will emerge from the vast unknown literary universe. As […] Literary Man 0 Comments July 14, 2011
  • The Weekly Literary Quiz: 3 Welcome to the Weekly Literary Quiz! Last week’s high score was 8, achieved by a young fiction writer in the graduate writing program of Columbia University. Is there no one out there who can ace the Weekly Literary Quiz? We’ll try round three and see if anyone’s up to the challenge. The answers are in […] Literary Man 0 Comments May 13, 2011
  • The Weekly Literary Quiz: 2 So last week’s literary quiz might have been a bit inaccessible. The highest score that anyone got was our resident Georgian David Ingle, an editor at the ever worthy Georgia Review, who reportedly scored 7 out of 10. This week’s quiz will be slightly softened, not so much that the Literary Men of the world […] Literary Man 0 Comments May 6, 2011
  • The Weekly Literary Quiz Answers in the Comments: Question 1: Which of the following won the National Book Award in 1962? A: FRANNY AND ZOOEY by J.D. Salinger B: THE MOVIEGOER by Walker Percy C: CATCH-22 by Joseph Heller D: REVOLUTIONARY ROAD by Richard Yates Question 2: Flannery O’Connor was born and raised in which of these states? A: […] Literary Man 0 Comments April 29, 2011