Articles of Note

In 1913, Christopher Isherwood received a Kodak camera. Twenty years later, he wrote, “I am a camera.” What did he mean?... more »

New Books

Politics and lipstick. An explosion of new cosmetics coincided with revolutionary demands for women's rights. Coincidence? ... more »

Essays & Opinions

Camille Paglia is dismayed by the return of Victorian notions of female fragility. "If today’s young women want to be passive wards of the state, then that is their self-stultifying choice" ... more »