author of “The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books”
Author of a recent biography of Hernando Colón, “The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books.”
A massive library catalog filled with summaries of thousands of books from more than 500 years ago, many of which no longer exist, has just surfaced in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Apr. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Nearly three years ago, Fox sued Netflix over the poaching of executives who were under contract.
Jun. 7from Hollywood Breakdown
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about her Life Still paintings
May. 30from Art Talk
Last week, 'Jeopardy!' was in the headlines as contestant James Holzhauer ended his epic streak on the show.
Jun. 11from Screengrab
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp praises the artist’s power grab.
Jun. 13from Art Talk
You may have noticed a lot of big finales, new streaming seasons, or special TV events in the latter half of this month. The reason?
May. 28from Screengrab
"The Fall Of the American Empire" is a French-Canadian crime caper about money--not just the small fortune involved in a heist, but the larger fortunes that sustain the world of…
May. 31from Film Reviews
Edward Goldman talks about The Getty Research Institute’s exhibition marking the 100 th anniversary of the Bauhaus school and a virtual exhibition of Rembrandt paintings in Southern…
Jun. 18from Art Talk
A stunning graphic novel by one of the medium’s greatest creators, Seth’s Clyde Fans is about people living in a memory fog, and the strange reverie that life takes on when one grows…
Jun. 13from Bookworm
The Aquarium of the Pacific's new $53 million wing "Pacific Visions" aims to alert visitors to climate change, and what to do about it, through high-tech entertainment.
May. 28from Design and Architecture