Here’s what we already “know” is on the schedule for this year’s New Yorker Festival:
E. Annie Proulx
…and here are the answers to the latest set of 2009 New Yorker Festival “blind items”.
Which indie-film actor once played a monarch in a movie directed by his cousin?
The New York Times called which political guru “perhaps the most unlikely media star to emerge” in the 2008 election season?
Which single-named poet studied under Allen Ginsberg at Brooklyn College?
Sapphire (-via Drake)
UPDATE: Dave Itzkoff of the New York Times just reported that this year’s New Yorker Festival will also feature appearances by:
Ricky Jay, and
performances by Neko Case and Steve Earle [NYTimes.com]