Grand Strategies

This provocative work by diplomat Charles Hill revives the study of statecraft as a cultural arena that encompasses but transcends the political demands of the day. That he does this through a consideration of literature from Homer to Salman Rushdie makes it all the more fascinating.

April 24: "[The HST] lifted a curtain from our view of the universe, changing it so profoundly that no human can look at the stars in the same way..."

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysley Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.