Superman’s Feet of Clay

Dave Zirin’s ‘Jim Brown: Last Man Standing’

Jim Brown: Last Man Standing

by Dave Zirin

‘I Can’t Believe I’m in Saudi Arabia’

In Saudi Arabia, change is designed precisely to curtail political upheaval or a demand for democracy.

Salman’s Legacy: The Dilemmas of a New Era in Saudi Arabia

edited by Madawi Al-Rasheed

Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman’s Awakening

by Manal al-Sharif

Male Trouble

Boys in crisis and the path to extremism

The Boy Crisis: Why Our Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It

by Warren Farrell and John Gray

Healing from Hate: How Young Men Get Into—and Out of—Violent Extremism

by Michael Kimmel

White American Youth: My Descent into America’s Most Violent Hate Movement—and How I Got Out

by Christian Picciolini

Mann’s River

Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings

an exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., March 4–May 28, 2018; the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, June 30–September 23, 2018; the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, November 16, 2018–February 10, 2019; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, March 3–May 27, 2019; the Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, June 17–September 22, 2019; and the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, October 19, 2019–January 12, 2020


Studies of Laughter in Interaction

edited by Phillip Glenn and Elizabeth Holt

The Red Baron

On Michael Young and the ideal of meritocracy

Sleeping Beauty

My Year of Rest and Relaxation

by Ottessa Moshfegh

Hacked to Bits

The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age

by David E. Sanger

The Virtual Weapon and International Order

by Lucas Kello

Reflections from a Hashtag

My path to public toxicity

Powder His Face

Pretty Gentlemen: Macaroni Men and the Eighteenth-Century Fashion World

by Peter McNeil

Poems That Breathe

Drafts, Fragments, and Poems: The Complete Poetry

by Joan Murray, edited by Farnoosh Fathi, with a preface by John Ashbery

Paris, Texas

Double Vision: The Unerring Eye of Art World Avatars Dominique and John de Menil

by William Middleton

The Aristocracy’s Swann Song

Proust’s Duchess: How Three Celebrated Women Captured the Imagination of Fin-de-Siècle Paris

by Caroline Weber

‘My Button Works!’

Will Trump try to start a catastrophic war, and what safeguards exist to constrain him if he does?

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