* Ask Greil (current)

Ask Greil Archives: 2016; 2017; 2018; 2019 Readers are invited to submit a question for Greil. Email admin@greilmarcus.net, and use the subject line, “Ask Greil.” Alternatively, you can submit a question using the Submission Form. 9/21/20 I was wondering if you ever listen to background music while writing as a way to stay focused and […]

Ask Greil (2018)

Ask Greil (current/submit a question) Archives: 2016; 2017; 2019 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 […]

Ask Greil (2017)

Ask Greil (current/submit a question) Archives: 2016; 2018; 2019 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 […]