French novelist and professor of literature
French novelist and professor of literature; member of the Oulipo group
Jun. 4, 2009from Bookworm
A cancer researcher grows tired of euthanizing monkeys.
Nov. 13from Here Be Monsters
Now that Disney owns a majority stake in Hulu, the streaming service is seeing some changes, especially when it comes to content from FX.
Nov. 19from Screengrab
Edward Norton, writer, director and star of 'Motherless Brooklyn', discusses the time-traveling and imperatives that attracted him to this private eye story.
Nov. 7from The Treatment
The Getty Fire has spread to hundreds of acres, with tens of thousands of people forced to evacuate.
Oct. 29from Design and Architecture
Comfort turns to horror when the night becomes weaponized - used to terrorize and control. This is the most ominous embodiment of the night.
Nov. 12from Nocturne
This week, artists use humor and cartoon characters to speak to deeper issues, talk about Michael Jackson, and approach diaspora in unique ways.
Nov. 19from Arts & Culture Stories
Lynda Barry and Chris Ware discuss the culture of comics, and their new books, Making Comics and Rusty Brown .
Nov. 7from Bookworm
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I break the first rule of show business, which is "Nobody Pays for Homework". It’s basically a history lesson.
Nov. 6from Martini Shot
In his feature film directorial debut 'The Report', Scott Z. Burns applies his unique approach to look at the truth behind the use of "enhanced interrogation techniques" after 9/11.
Nov. 14from The Treatment