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Demetri Martin: From His Notebook To This Is a Book

As his comedic focus shifts from stand-up to his new book of essays This Is A Book, Demetri Martin discusses how to determine which medium is right for which joke, taking pains not to blow his A material on the social media set: "I think the one-liners are just the easiest to disseminate because they’re very short, and like you said, they fit into tweets. But I try to avoid putting my act on Twitter. That’s just a dumb thing."

This Is a Review of This Is a Book by Demetri Martin

This is a review of a book entitled This is a Book by Demetri Martin. The book was written by Demetri Martin, of course. The title is not the only reason, however, why it could not have possibly been written by anyone else.

There has always been a matter-of-fact post-modernism to the way Demetri Martin packages himself, and his literary debut is a remarkable translation of that unique aesthetic into book form. (That the author designed the jacket and cover artwork himself suggests that this process was a labor of love.) Several self-aware touches adorn the book, poking fun at the medium: a sly mock-tutorial, “How to read [...]

Here's the Cover of Demetri Martin's This Is a Book

Demetri Martin's book, aptly titled This Is a Book, is now available for pre-order on Amazon and will be released on April 25th. It also has a cover, which looks about what you'd expect the cover of a Demetri Martin book to look like.