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Timeless stories from our 170-year archive handpicked to speak to the news of the day.
From West of Eden: An American Place, an oral history of Hollywood and Los Angeles by Jean Stein, published this month by Random House. Stein is the author of Edie:…
A gay soldier in Assad’s army
Ammon Bundy takes over a wildlife refuge in Oregon; Christopher Ketcham traces the history of the Bureau of Land Management
From The Life and the Adventures of a Haunted Convict, a memoir by Austin Reed, published this month by Random House. Likely completed in 1858, the manuscript was discovered at…
From posts by residents of Oakland, California, to NextDoor and Glenfriends, two online social networks for neighbors. Read More
By Justin E. H. Smith, from a work in progress. Smith’s fourth book, The Philosopher: A History in Six Types (Princeton), will be published in June. At the end of August, the oldest…
By László Krasznahorkai, from Destruction and Sorrow Beneath the Heavens, a travel memoir that will be published next month by Seagull Books. Krasznahorkai won the 2015 Man Booker International Prize.…
Can Bosnia escape the stranglehold of ethnic politics?
Gambling and suicide in Atlantic City
The battle over Pablo Neruda’s corpse.