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Timeless stories from our 171-year archive handpicked to speak to the news of the day.
By Javier Marías, from To Begin at the Beginning, a reflection on the art of writing fiction. The book was published in October by Sylph Editions as part of their…
By Renee Gladman, from Calamities, a collection of linked essays that was published this month by Wave Books. Gladman is the author of eight works of prose, including the novel…
The legend of the Watts Towers
In defense of America’s best idea
Fighting for literature in an age of algorithms
From an interview in the Spring 2015 issue of The Paris Review. Elena Ferrante is the pseudonym of an Italian novelist whose books include The Days of Abandonment, My Brilliant…
Racial preferences color America's oldest skulls and bones