Articles of Note

"Fail again. Fail better.” With that, Samuel Beckett entered the annals of self-help. But what did he really mean?... more »

New Books

The response to Timothy Snyder has been rapturous. Most of those cheering, however, are not historians of Nazism, Eastern Europe, or the Holocaust... more »

Essays & Opinions

Murakami. Franzen. Ferrante. Knausgaard. Enough. Unrelenting waves of adulation suggest that readers are being hoodwinked. Tim Parks explains... more »