Song of My Self-Care

Jia Tolentino’s ‘Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion’

Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion

by Jia Tolentino

The Culmination of Republican Decay

Tim Alberta’s ‘American Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump’

American Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump

by Tim Alberta

Hell-Bent Idealists

Mathias Goeritz: Modernist Art and Architecture in Cold War Mexico

by Jennifer Josten

Gyorgy Kepes: Undreaming the Bauhaus

by John R. Blakinger

The Highest Suicide Rate in the World

When I visited Nunavut’s capital in July, virtually every Inuit I met had lost at least one relative to suicide.

Too Many People: Contact, Disorder, Change in an Inuit Society, 1822–2015

by Willem Rasing, with a foreword by George Wenzel

The Return of the Sun: Suicide and Reclamation Among Inuit of Arctic Canada

by Michael J. Kral

In Search of an Honest Man

Vasily Grossman’s ‘Stalingrad’


by Vasily Grossman, translated from the Russian by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler, edited by Robert Chandler and Yuri Bit-Yunan

Vasily Grossman and the Soviet Century

by Alexandra Popoff

Private Lives

The Olivier Sisters: A Biography

by Sarah Watling

A New York Minute

Human Hours

by Catherine Barnett

Three Poems

by Hannah Sullivan

Egypt: Between Order and Chaos

“Ordinary Egyptians are forced to skirt the law just to get things done, making them complicit and vulnerable; if they actually challenge the status quo, they face overwhelming state violence.”

The Buried: An Archaeology of the Egyptian Revolution

by Peter Hessler

A Theorist of (Not Quite) Everything

Helmholtz: A Life in Science

by David Cahan

The Prison of the Past


by Fernando Aramburu, translated from the Spanish by Alfred MacAdam

The River

Unruly Waters: How Rains, Rivers, Coasts, and Seas Have Shaped Asia’s History

by Sunil Amrith

Ganges: The Many Pasts of an Indian River

by Sudipta Sen

River of Life, River of Death: The Ganges and India’s Future

by Victor Mallet

Chanting Down Babylon

The Marvellous Equations of the Dread: A Novel in Bass Riddim

by Marcia Douglas

Inside the Deportation Courts

There is no principle of innocent until proven guilty in immigration court.

Subscribe and save 50%!

Read the latest issue as soon as it’s available, and browse our rich archives. You'll have immediate subscriber-only access to over 1,200 issues and 25,000 articles published since 1963.

Subscribe now

Subscribe and save 50%!

Get immediate access to the current issue and over 25,000 articles from the archives, plus the NYR App.

Already a subscriber? Sign in