A comedy of Russian art and politics finds a frustrated writer being torn apart at the seams.
Life under the expanding watch -- and lucrative industry -- of Homeland Security.
On the seventy-fifth anniversary of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath, a celebration of the author's revolutionary belief in familial loyalty and America's disenfranchised poor.
A guided tour through Nazi concentration camps makes for a haunting end to the life and career of a twentieth-century master.
A collection of short poems and photographs give lyrical voice to the citizens of Afghanistan's borderlands.
Bringing new life to the teen classics that made "YA" a literary genre.
Is Marxism the "spirit of the times" for our world economy?
Essays from the author of Austerlitz offer clues to the inner life of a beloved but often enigmatic writer.
A selection from the Pulitzer Prize finalist's new novella that will keep you awake tonight.
A Nigerian expatriate returns to Lagos, with altered vision.
Tracing the patterns of new short stories from an icon of the medium.
Laying down the track for a pivotal moment in Gilded Age innovation.
Was the poet famed for his lowercase aesthetic an all-caps talent?
The physics behind reality may be hard to grasp -- but that doesn't mean you can't have fun trying.
American reinvention meets African revolution in the tale of a friendship and its aftermath.
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