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Writers and editors on craft, publishing, reception, and more...
Writers in Conversation, Editors and Authors in Conversation, and more...
Throughout the twentieth century, Isamu Noguchi was a vital figure in modern art. In this essay about the elusive artist, Hayden Herrera observes the driving force behind Noguchi’s creativity and career.
In commemoration of Flannery O’Connor’s 90th birthday, we are honored to share Robert Giroux’s introduction to The Collected Stories of Flannery O’Connor about their working relationship and O’Connor’s singular literary gifts.
Purity is a dark-hued comedy of youthful idealism, extreme fidelity, and murder. Jonathan Franzen, author of The Corrections and Freedom, has created yet another cast of vividly original characters: Californians and East Germans, good parents and bad parents, journalists and leakers, and he follows their intertwining paths through landscapes as contemporary as the omnipresent Internet and as ancient as the war between the sexes.