* Ask Greil (current)

Ask Greil Archives: 2016; 2017; 2018 In which readers ask Greil Marcus questions and he answers them. To submit your own question, email admin@greilmarcus.net, and use the subject line, “Ask Greil.” (Alternatively, you can use the submission form at the bottom of this page.) 9/12/19 Based only on things I’ve read, my sense is that […]

Ask Greil (2018)

Ask Greil (current/submit a question) Archives: 2016; 2017 12/31/18 The fact that the Web exists at all is a beautiful, if imperfect, liberal ideal. People may waste time on it but people have saved thousands of hours using, for example, Wikipedia as a starting point for investigating any number of subjects. – Peter Reynolds I […]

Ask Greil (2017)

Ask Greil (current/submit a question) Archives: 2016; 2018 12/12/17 What do you make of Al Franken’s intention to resign? Is this the right thing for him to do? – Terry Given that he was abandoned and denounced by his own party, with at least 35 fellow Democratic senators in effect refusing to work with him, […]

Ask Greil (2016)

Ask Greil (current/submit a question) Archives: 2017; 2018 12/29/16 Favourite recording(s)—LPs or songs—of 2016, and why? – Scott Woods Felice Brothers, “Aerosol Ball,” from Life in the Dark—because it doesn’t care how it comes out. Kaleo, “Way Down We Go“—because you can’t tell what it is. Rhianna, “Needed Me,” from Anti—because it can make you […]