The Lost Patient

Immortal Bird: A Family Memoir

by Doron Weber

‘Brimming with Sheer Cheek’

Damien Hirst at Tate Modern

Damien Hirst

an exhibition at Tate Modern, London, April 4–September 9, 2012

How to End This Depression

The truth is that recovery would be almost ridiculously easy to achieve

The Rapture of the Silents

‘The Artist,’ ‘Hugo,’ and the seduction of silent cinema

The Artist

a film directed by Michel Hazanavicius


a film directed by Martin Scorsese

The Phantom Carriage

a film directed by Victor Sjöström

How the Republicans Got That Way

Rule and Ruin: The Downfall of Moderation and the Destruction of the Republican Party, from Eisenhower to the Tea Party

by Geoffrey Kabaservice

Can the Colleges Be Saved?

The shaky foundations of American higher education

College: What It Was, Is, and Should Be

by Andrew Delbanco

In a Panic About Love

Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

by Jeanette Winterson

The Pleasures of Charles Rosen

A critic who wears his authority with a touch of mischief

Freedom and the Arts: Essays on Music and Literature

by Charles Rosen

Will Iran Get That Bomb?

Preventing Iran from Getting Nuclear Weapons: Constraining Its Future Nuclear Options

by David Albright, Paul Brannan, Andrea Stricker, Christina Walrond, and Houston Wood

A Single Roll of the Dice: Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran

by Trita Parsi

Big Changes in Black America?

Touré’s ‘Who’s Afraid of Post-Blackness?’

Who’s Afraid of Post-Blackness? What It Means to Be Black Now

by Touré

They Ate Their Sleep

The Hunger Angel

by Herta Müller, translated from the German by Philip Boehm

The Dyer’s Hand

Otherwise Known as the Human Condition: Selected Essays and Reviews

by Geoff Dyer

Zona: A Book About a Film About a Journey to a Room

by Geoff Dyer

America’s Nastiest Blood Feud

The fourth volume in Robert Caro’s biography of Lyndon Johnson is a study in hate

The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson

by Robert A. Caro

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