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Is This An Early ‘Mona Lisa?’

The Zurich-based Mona Lisa Foundation said today that it has evidence that a painting that first came to light in […]

Women, Men And Fiction: Notes On How Not To Answer Hard Questions

Nothing is more vexing than a question where 10 percent of the public discussion is spent trying to answer it […]

‘May We Be Forgiven’ Blames The Online World

“I am guilty,” admits Harold Silver, the protagonist of A.M. Homes’ new novel, May We Be Forgiven. “I am guilty […]

Pow, Crash, Boom! Marvel Thrashes DC On Screen

The Avengers has brought in more money than any other movie this year — more than $600 million domestically. And […]

A Midcentury Romance, With ‘Sunlight’ And ‘Shadow’

New York, New York, it’s a wonderful town! And Mark Helprin’s new near-epic novel makes it all the more marvelous. […]

‘Sutton’: America’s 1920s, Bank-Robbing ‘Robin Hood’

After the global financial crisis hit in 2008, Pulitzer Prize winner J.R. Moehringer was so angry at banks, he says, […]

Poverty Informs J.K. Rowling’s New Novel For Adults

The audio interview posted above is a longer version of a two-part interview that will run this Thursday and Friday […]

‘Won’t Back Down’ Takes A Too-Easy Way Out

Among the many remedies we have flung at our foundering inner-city schools is a force we have reckoned without: Maggie […]

Bad Sheriff: Murder, Lies And Southern Fried Catfish

Stephen Marche’s latest book is How Shakespeare Changed Everything. Just as the fanciest chefs will happily eat simple cheese and […]

Pratchett Leaves Discworld For London In ‘Dodger’

In 2011, NPR’s Morning Edition interviewed fantasy author Terry Pratchett about becoming a legalized-suicide advocate in his native England, after […]

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