Articles of Note

Napoleon Chagnon, the most maligned anthropologist of his generation. He's arrogant and impolitic ? but a genocidaire?... more »

New Books

Hallucinations can be brilliant, bothersome, even frightening. Imagine hearing Bing Crosby sing ?White Christmas? for days on end... more »

Essays & Opinions

Paris, May 29, 1913. The curtain opened on ?knock-kneed and long-braided Lolitas,' Stravinsky recalled. And then 'the storm broke?... more »