Articles of Note

Paul Theroux visited Patagonia and the Congo and Sikkim before reaching the American South — where he indulged in every possible cliché... more »

New Books

The Ezra Pound way: Abrasive, provocative, morally tone deaf, he offered up a unique — and uniquely frightening — blend of propaganda, ridicule, invective, and poetry... more »

Essays & Opinions

Before it all — before Doris Lessing, drugs, the psych ward, success, cancer — Jenny Diski concluded that there was no point to life if she couldn't be a writer... more »