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The new cover for The Bloody Chamber and Kelly Link, who wrote the introduction for the latest edition.
A reluctant vampire queen. A randy captive princess. A wolf child who finds her only friend in the mirror. You’ll find these characters and more between the unassuming French folds of the newly released edition of Angela Carter’s classic 1979 short story collection The Bloody Chamber, which has a new introduction by Kelly Link.
• What if music critics wrote about male musicians the way they often write about female musicians? Tacocat bandmates Bree McKenna and Emily Nokes have this spot-on parody of "Men Who Rock." [The Stranger]
• Iconic photographer Mary Ellen Mark died at the age of 75 on Monday. She was best known for her series on runaway children in Seattle, which her husband, Martin Bell, turned into the Academy Award–nominated film Streetwise. [NPR]