Articles of Note

After 50 years, NYRB's editor finds that its critical perspective is due to be brought to bear on the ?huge universe of prose? online... more »

New Books

Step aside, Stravinsky. Music in the 20th century belonged to urbane, symphonic jazz. More specifically, it belonged to Duke Ellington... more »

Essays & Opinions

New works on women lack the fire of Betty Friedan. They don't rage, they fizzle. And Rachel Shteir has had quite enough of them... more »