Articles of Note

Step aside, Picasso. Time to celebrate Francis Picabia, a modernist promiscuous both in style and his personal life... more »

New Books

Norman Mailer, who vowed to make a revolution "in the consciousness of our time," lives on less as a novelist than an all-purpose gadfly... more »

Essays & Opinions

Is the human mind truly unique? To find out, gather a bunch of dogs in a laboratory. Animal cognition informs human cognition in weird ways... more »