Books, Arts & Society

Saul Bellow (1962)

On His Way

The irresistible rise of Saul Bellow.

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Cosimo I de’ Medici by Agnolo Bronzino (ca. 1545)

Unsweetness and Light

Backstage at the Renaissance was a dangerous place to be.

May 25, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 35 • By LAWRENCE KLEPPRead more...
Robert Aickman

Strange Interludes

A second introduction to a master of the mysterious.

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Steve Miller Band Greatest Hits 1974-1979

Miller’s Lament

When misattributions reach critical mass.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By STEPHEN MILLER

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Dave Malan

After Moses, Solomon

Matt Labash, dog listener

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By MATT LABASH

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‘Newly Published Cat’s Games’ (1884)  by Utagawa Kunitoshi

Hello, Kitties

An exhibition of cat art as metaphor.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By TARA BARNETT

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Sentences We Didn’t Finish

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Emma Sky (second from left), Gen. Ray Odierno (center) in Khalis, Iraq (2009)

Lost Victory

Building up, tearing down in Iraq.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By GARY SCHMITT

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Wilbur (left) and Orville Wright (1910)

Flying Machinists

The air wasn’t conquered with the greatest of ease.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By DAVID BAHR

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Central portal, Chartres Cathedral

The Middle Range

Sometimes contemporary scholarship is a disservice to the past.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By CHAROTTE ALLEN

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Paul Krugman Tells Us What He Really Thinks

Paul Krugman Tells Us What He Really Thinks

A Parody.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37

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Dr. Samuel Mudd House, Charles County, Maryland

Booth on Stage

Echoes and memories of the actor-assassin.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37 • By EDWIN M. YODER JR.

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Forgive Him Lord, For He Knoweth Not What He Says

Gleanings and observations.

10:04 AM, May 28, 2015 • By IRWIN M. STELZER

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Baltimore

On Baltimore

9:46 AM, May 28, 2015 • By ROBERT EHRLICH

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Hillary SNL

SNL's 'Hillary' Actress: 'I'm Rooting for Her, Obviously'

3:50 PM, May 27, 2015 • By MICHAEL WARREN

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Gay Marriage Goes Beyond 'Bake Me a Cake'

2:35 PM, May 27, 2015 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Tom Petty

On Campaign Songs, Don't Be Petty

12:04 PM, May 27, 2015 • By ETHAN EPSTEIN

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Scholastic Publishing Novel on Transgender Eight-Year-Old By Self-Described 'Fat Queer Activist'

2:13 PM, May 26, 2015 • By JERYL BIER

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