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Dave Eggers

  1. 8 New Books You Need to Read This JanuaryIncluding titles by Dave Eggers, Mira Lee, and Denis Johnson, plus Michael Wolff’s look inside Trump’s wild White House.
  2. movie review
    Movie Review: As a Tech Thriller, The Circle Is Pretty SquareThe Dave Eggers adaptation pales beside the paranoid thrills of Black Mirror.
  3. media
    What Happens When Twee Bible The Believer Moves to Las VegasDave Eggers and Carrie Brownstein visit the literary magazine’s glitzy new home.
  4. protest songs
    Prepare for 1,000 Days of Protest SongsA new song will be added each weekday for the next four years.
  5. awards
    Junot Díaz and Dave Eggers Among National Book Award FinalistsIt’s called reading, guys.
  6. controversy
    Matt Damon’s Next Film Is About FrackingIt’s the movie he wrote with John Krasinski and Dave Eggers.
  7. exclusive
    Matt Damon Backs Out of Directing Dave Eggers–Written MovieThough he’d still be willing to star in it.
  8. the industry
    Matt Damon Adds Self to Directorial DebutHe co-wrote the movie with John Krasinski.
  9. clickables
    See Dave Eggers’s Cartoon Reportage of the World SeriesFor Game 1 at AT&T Park: Texas Rangers vs. the San Francisco Giants.
  10. kudos
    Yglesias, Eggers Win Big at Los Angeles Times Book PrizesBooks, remember those?
  11. job opportunities
    Dave Eggers: Best Editor for The Paris Review?A blogger cuts through the speculation on the venerable publication’s new editorship with a boldly counterintuitive idea.
  12. wild things
    Demme to Animate Eggers’s ZeitounAre you ready for another Dave Eggers–penned film for adults that looks deceptively like one for kids?
  13. where the wild things are
    Where the Wild Things Are Rakes in the Friday Night DoughEarliest projections could be sign of a big hit.
  14. quote machine
    Michael Sheen Meets His Second-Favorite BeatlePlus: Taylor Swift not too concerned about hurting other peoples’ feelings.
  15. gotta have apps
    McSweeney’s iPhone Tendency$5.99 will get you six months worth of daily updates on your iPhone from everyone’s favorite literary website.
  16. wild things
    Where Did Dave Eggers Get the Idea for His Furry Book Cover?It certainly looks familiar, doesn’t it?
  17. quote machine
    Zach Galifianakis’s Beard Hides a Dark SecretPlus: Dave Eggers’s uncle learns his dark secret.
  18. movies
    These Are a Few of Dave Eggers’s Favorite ThingsHe discusses some of his favorite films with the ‘Guardian.’
  19. trailer mix
    Dave Eggers and Sam Mendes Team Up for Away We GoIt has a distinct Cameron Crowe by way of Fox Searchlight feel to it, which isn’t necessarily a cause for concern.
  20. apropos of nothing
    Dave Eggers’s Whistling: Pretty Good!He’s certainly no Axl Rose, but it’s good to know he’s out there in case some tragic accident should ever befall Peter, Bjorn, or John.
  21. the industry
    Demetri Martin Will Make Love, Not War for Ang LeePlus: Maggie Gyllenhaal replaces Toni Collette in Sam Mendes’s Eggers-penned relationship comedy.
  22. the industry
    Replacements, World’s Last Broken-Up Band, to Reunite SoonPlus: Guns N’ Roses nowhere near releasing ‘Chinese Democracy,’ and Sam Mendes’s Dave Eggers comedy might actually be funny!
  23. the take
    Hey Warners! Leave Spike Jonze and ‘Wild Things’ Alone!This isn’t a Veggie Tales movie, Warner Bros.!
  24. tube junkie
    Leaked Clip From ‘Where the Wild Things Are’ Looks Great, Whatever It IsOver the weekend, this leaked clip, purportedly from Dave Eggers and Spike Jonze’s upcoming movie adaptation of Where the Wild Things Are, hit the Internet to much wonder and speculation.
  25. the early-evening news
    David Simon Apologizes to BaltimorePlus: Sam Mendes to shoot Dave Eggers’s and Vendela Vida’s comedy.
  26. the early word
    We’ve Got Dave Eggers’s and Spike Jonze’s Script for ‘Where the Wild Things Are’How did a 338-word story become a 111-page screenplay?
  27. countdown
    Dave Eggers’s Next Novel Is Based on ‘Where the Wild Things Are‘?Eggers’s literary editor is bragging the novel is going to be “huge.”
  28. the industry
    Jessica Lange and Drew Barrymore Will Play Big Edie and Little EdiePlus industry news on Tobey Maguire, Sarah Jones, and Steven Seagal!