Articles of Note

To express life in a concentration camp, imprisoned Jews created a new musical genre: lager-lieder... more »

New Books

A novelist’s work is solitary, and it’s a job that tends to attract misanthropes. Zadie Smith is an exception   ... more »

Essays & Opinions

More than 1,000 movies and TV shows have used Wagner's music. Alex Ross dissects a century of Wagner's baleful influence on Hollywood... more »