The L Magazine features an interview with poet/multi-genre artist Claudia Rankine, whose performance piece The Provenance of Beauty: A South Bronx Travelogue -- a Rankine-written-and-recorded narrative that accompanies a bus ride through the South Bronx -- will run for two months beginning Labor Day Weekend.
According to The Guardian, "researchers in Australia have developed a computer program which writes its own fables, complete with moral." No word yet on whether they're any good.
Amazon's response to the iPad? The pricetag for a Kindle has just dropped to $189.