With copies of Jason Carney's STARVE THE VULTURE lining bookshelves across the country, Union Station Magazine decided to give its readers a taste of Carney's enthralling memoir. Two excerpts from the book, "Show Tunes and Hate Crimes: 1997," and "Faith without works: 2005" are now available on the magazine's website, which describes itself as having [...]
LitReactor, a website dedicated to serving as a destination for writers and readers, published a review of Jason Carney's memoir, STARVE THE VULTURE. Keith Rawson presented an interesting twist to the traditional book review in his "Bookshots" column, speculating on an alternate title for the memoir, saying what movie star should play the main character, and even listing his [...]
Jason Carney, author of the stirring memoir STARVE THE VULTURE, will make book tour appearances in January 2015. It will begin with a reading for students and faculty at Wilkes University's MA/MFA in Creative Writing Program and continue throughout the rest of the month. 1/8 Wilkes University 1/12 Bar 13 NYC 1/13 Urbana NYC 1/19 Penn College of [...]
With only one month left until STARVE THE VULTURE is officially released, author Jason Carney sat down to talk with Loren Kleinman from the Huffington Post in an interview about how he came up with the unique name for the memoir, overcoming the cycle of abuse, and how poetry ultimately saved him. STARVE THE VULTURE [...]
Jason Carney gives a TEDx talk about America needing an honest conversation. Check it out here. If you enjoyed that you should definitely order his upcoming memoir STARVE THE VULTURE. Available now for preorder.
A reader from Kirkus Reviews posted this review of Jason Carney's STARVE THE VULTURE: "National Poetry Slam finalist Carney's memoir of his troubled upbringing, drug addiction and eventual grace. Addicts often refer to a moment of epiphany, when, at their lowest point, they experience a feeling of clarity that puts their disease into perspective. The author [...]
Mark Eleveld from Booklist posted a glowing review of Jason Carney's STARVE THE VULTURE, released by Kaylie Jones Books in January 2015. In his review he wrote: "Carney has been a finalist in National Poetry Slam four times, was honored as a Legend of the Slam, and appeared on several seasons of HBO’s Russell Simmons [...]