With her new memoir, literary co-hoaxer Savannah Knoop steps out of JT LeRoy's shadow. But can she step out of Laura Albert's?
A blogger steals someone else's life story and calls it her own.
A film company demands $1 million in legal fees from JT LeRoy creator
In The Hoax, a lying president (Nixon) begets a lying author (Richard Gere). Good thing that wouldn't happen today.
Our critics weigh in on local theater
The playwright of one of these one-acts seems to have vanished without a trace
A subdued thriller considers the ominous power of storytelling
Asia Argento finds a harrowing film in the pages of a fake autobiography
When authors stand up for a cause, the unexpected happens
Lyrics by LeRoy
Two poets push the boundaries
Street punks as big-eyed Keane kids coming down from crystal meth
Reclusive writer reigns
Read, think, and drink at the same time
Shaking up the local book scene at Litquake and Green Apple Books' 35th birthday party
Heartbreaking, autobiographical short stories from J.T. LeRoy
How a product of Chicago's group homes became a local literary cause célèbre
"Cover to Cover"; Brian & Chris; "Haydn and the Gypsies"
Touched by Sarah; Oh, Nick, You Pesky Imp; Who You Calling Chicken, Junior?; Fat and Happy; Purple Monkey Dishwasher
The Voice of Sarah
Voyeur's delight found in "The Edge of the Bed: Cyborgasm 2"