American novelist and literary critic
Sep. 21, 2006
Sep. 14, 2006
This week’s picks include paintings that encapsulate all the feels of 2020; mixed media paintings that focus on fatherhood and resilience; and paintings of dog shows that let the dogs…
from Arts & Culture Stories
Dunce, by Mary Ruefle, finds meaning everywhere.
David Talbert on bringing a new holiday classic to all audiences.
from The Treatment
David Rieff discusses “Divorcing” by Susan Taubes: the reimagined end of an autobiographical marriage.
Brit Bennett pushes questions of race and color to their extremes in her new novel, The Vanishing Half.
That's how the hero of "The White Tiger" views his native India. The way you'll view the film is with rapt attention and great delight. It's really terrific.
from Film Reviews
Five years ago, an old well casing broke at the SoCalGas-owned Aliso Canyon gas storage facility near Porter Ranch, Los Angeles.
from Greater LA
Bryan Fogel won Netflix its first feature documentary Oscar with his Russian doping exposé “Icarus.”
from The Business
Raised in privilege amidst the barbarism of segregation, the oft-maligned president eventually embraced the New South liberalism that just swept his native Georgia’s election.
from Scheer Intelligence