Hannah Arendt

The CIA and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop

How Iowa Flattened Literature With CIA help, writers were enlisted to battle both Communism and eggheaded abstraction. The damage to writing lingers. Illustration by Scott Seymour, original image from Istock By Eric Bennett Did ...

WHEN BUKOWSKI WAS A NAZI

http://www.hollywoodinvestigator.com/2003/bukowski1.htm WHEN BUKOWSKI WAS A NAZI, Part 1 by Ben Pleasants [April 8, 2003] The subject of Nazism came up first at Canter's, a famous Jewish restaurant on Fairfax. Bukowski and I were both ...