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Money Is Not Neutral: On Nan Goldin’s Powerful Protest Against the Sacklers

Sitting in the Bartos Theatre at New York’s Museum of Modern Art in November of 2018, I was waiting for curator Paola Antonelli to kick off one of her “R&D Salons,” which bring together artists, scientists, activists, experts, and various other creative minds to think through thorny questions of our times. Salon twenty-nine was titled […]


Prepare Yourself for Little Green Men

If you can’t wait to read the U.S. government’s report about U.F.O.s, try one of these seven books.

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Lana Del Rey will release her poetry collection as an audiobook set to Jack Antonoff music. (Same.)

Lana Del Rey is releasing her forthcoming poetry collection, Violet Bent Backwards Over The Grass, o...

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The Many Successes of Jimmy Carter — and His Ultimate Failure

Kai Bird’s “The Outlier” takes a close look at the Carter administration and concludes that the 3...

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Nana Nkweti’s Tales of Cameroonians at Home and in America

The stories in “Walking on Cowrie Shells” span genres, generations and geography.

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I Made a Book of Erasure Poems Out of Stephen King’s Misery

Until I began working on the poems that would become Hotel Almighty, the last thing I thought I’d b...

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Lives Lived at Sea: A Reading List

In those halcyon times before the coronavirus turned cruise ships into floating pest houses, I trave...

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