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Mike Leigh’s intimate cinema
Appraising the relics of a relationship
Roberto Bolaño???s magnum opus
The politics of literary scapegoating
The caustic energy of Weimar art
The artful warnings of Nadezhda Mandelstam
Fundamentalism goes to Hollywood
Reality TV and the Republican ethos
The intimate photography of Diane Arbus
The fictions of Mavis Gallant
On the honest unloveliness of William Trevor’s world
Acting badly among the Arabs
Isaac Babel gets lost in translation
How American high school students learn to loathe literature
Are women writers really inferior?
Percentage of British elementary-school students who think Isaac Newton discovered fire:
The earth once had three moons; the two lost moons may have crashed into the surviving moon, or been sucked into the sun, or flung out of the solar system to drift through deep space.
In Florida, an 87-year-old World War II veteran flying touch-and-go drills in a Cessna collided with an airborne skydiver. “There was a ‘woof’ sound,” said a witness, “like falling on your face into your pillow.”
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“American politics has often been an arena for angry minds.”
© 2012 Harper’s Magazine. Photograph (detail) © Danny Wilcox Frazier