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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:38:19 GMTDavid Sax asserts that analog isn’t going anywhere, but is, in fact, experiencing a bracing revival. And it’s not just a case of nostalgia.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:00:02 GMTMichael LewisIn “The Undoing Project,” Michael Lewis tells the story of the friendship and work of Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman, and how they changed our understanding of human rationality.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:38:25 GMTEdward McClelland’s book offers a sweeping consideration of forces that shaped the speech of Yinzers, Baja Minnesotans, Michiganders and their neighbors.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 22:41:26 GMTThe year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:00:01 GMTCaitlin Moran“Moranifesto” is a collection of columns by Caitlin Moran, one of Britain’s most recognizable print and broadcast personalities.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:21:47 GMTMichael Lewis, author of the best seller “Moneyball,” chronicles an unusual partnership of ideas in his forthcoming book, “The Undoing Project.”The best-selling author studied the work of two psychologists and chronicled their unusual partnership of ideas in the book “The Undoing Project.”
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:57:59 GMTMichael Lewis“The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds” looks at the groundbreaking collaboration between the psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:00:03 GMTAnn Patchett at her bookstore, Parnassus Books, in Nashville, with one of her shop dogs.If bookstores are a must on your travel itinerary, Ann Patchett has a road map for you.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:16:33 GMTBob Dylan at the White House in 2012, where he was presented with a Medal of Freedom.The musician Patti Smith will perform a song by Mr. Dylan, who will not be attending the ceremony to receive his Nobel Prize for literature.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:15:15 GMTSigns showing the imprisoned Turkish novelist Asli Erdogan at a protest against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey in November in Cologne, Germany. Ms. Erdogan is facing life in prison not for her books but for work with a Kurdish newspaper.Journalists, teachers, lawyers and intellectuals have been jailed and thrown out of work, but book authors have been largely untouched.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:03:32 GMTAnne Rice gazes at taxdermied animals at the the Museum of Morbid Anatomy in Brooklyn.On the eve of her latest book release, the author of “Interview With the Vampire” examined taxidermied animals at the Morbid Anatomy Museum in Brooklyn.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:37:32 GMTFrom Tom Gauld’s “Mooncop”New graphic novels include the Norwegian artist Hariton Pushwagner’s astonishing cartoon treatise “Soft City,” which has finally arrived in the United States.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:31:17 GMTEditors at the Book Review discuss this year’s 100 Notable Books; Ronald H. Fritze talks about “Egyptomania”; and Matthew Schneier discusses “Vanity Fair’s Writers on Writers.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:10:39 GMTClockwise from top left: Jeanne d’Albret of Navarre; Katherine of Aragon; Mary, Queen of Scots; and Elizabeth I.Sarah Gristwood’s group portrait of the 16th century’s ruling women, “Game of Queens.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:01:08 GMTThe Book Review’s Crime columnist chooses her favorite books from the past year.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:59:11 GMTTwo space colonies fall into confrontation amid a refugee crisis; in an alternate steampunk history, King Leopold’s minions are driven from the Congo; and a vampire gang war rages in Mexico City.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:56:42 GMTSeven new paperbacks to check out this week.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:45:13 GMTA choir book depiction of the prophet Isaiah outside Jerusalem.“Jerusalem, 1000-1400,” edited by Barbara Drake Boehm and Melanie Holcomb, accompanies a new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:45:11 GMT“Udnie (Young American Girl; Dance)”“Francis Picabia” attempts to chart a zigzag career that made up in energy what it lacked in depth of exploration.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:45:11 GMTEarly days with Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks.“Testimony,” a memoir by Robbie Robertson, ends where “The Last Waltz” ends, with the Band disbanding.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:45:03 GMTJames BaldwinThis anthology, edited by Graydon Carter, collects some of the magazine’s best writing about notable authors.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:44:54 GMTIn “How to See,” David Salle aims to help the reader make sense of the sometimes perplexing world of contemporary art.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:44:02 GMTDavid HockneyA catalog of Hockney’s work and “A History of Pictures,” a lavishly illustrated dialogue between the artist and the art critic Martin Gayford.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:36:13 GMTThe Inuit guide Ittukusuk and Donald MacMillan on the hunt for Crocker Land.David Welky’s “A Wretched and Precarious Situation” tells the rather less epic story of the Crocker Land expedition.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:27:04 GMTMarina Abramovic performing her piece “The House With the Ocean View” in 2002.Marina Abramovic’s engrossing “Walk Through Walls” makes us realize how partial our knowledge about the artist and her work was.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:18:03 GMTTurner’s “War. The Exile and the Rock Limpet,” first exhibited in 1842, shows Napoleon on St. Helena.Franny Moyle’s “Turner” provides a clear picture of the very unclear life of this inventive artist.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:11:37 GMTPaul McCartney, Rihanna and Kanye West perform “FourFiveSeconds” at the 2015 Grammys.In “Love for Sale,” David Hajdu traces the history of pop music with the friendly authority of a favorite teacher.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:53:45 GMTFrom top: Entering Dealey Plaza; Kennedy and Connally, wounded, begin to slump; Jackie Kennedy appears to embrace her husband; Jackie climbs out of the back seat of the limousine.“Twenty-Six Seconds,” by Alexandra Zapruder, and “JFK and the Masculine Mystique,” by Steven Watts are more instructive about our own era than Kennedy’s.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:56:10 GMTYevgeny Zamyatin’s “We” (1924) is set in an urban dystopia.“Literary Wonderlands,” edited by Laura Miller, is a compendium of fantastic worlds that exist only in the imagination.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:46:17 GMTA blue-hued blur of water and plants and reflections of clouds: Monet in his studio in 1920.Ross King’s “Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies” is an engaging and authoritative portrait of the aged artist and his travails.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:41:14 GMTNew books about the art of storytelling, the writing life, reading and the literary origins of the financial crisis.