Articles of Note

Twenty-five uninterrupted hours of Moby-Dick being read aloud might seem hellish. To participants, it’s paradise... more »

New Books

"The schism between ‘woke’ and more traditional left-wing attitudes reflects more than a divergence over style or tactics”... more »

Essays & Opinions

Why write criticism? For Greil Marcus, it’s to achieve the effects of art — the same sense of mystery, awe, and surprise... more »