Clara Reads Proust

By Stéphane Carlier; translated by Polly Mackintosh

Clara Reads Proust

A left-behind novel ignites the life of a young hairdresser.

Splice of Life: A Memoir in 13 Film Genres

A queer writer chronicles his life via movies, to brilliant effect.

Patton’s Prayer: A True Story of Courage, Faith, and Victory in World War II

Appealing to the Almighty during the Battle of the Bulge.


By Claire Dederer


What to do with beautiful art from wicked artists?

The Pornography Wars

By Kelsy Burke

The Pornography Wars

Pulling back the curtain on our nation’s dirty little secret.

Alfred Dreyfus: The Man at the Center of the Affair

Echoes from a long-ago antisemitic persecution linger today.

Mean Boys: A Personal History

A queer Chinese American man wrestles with the disparate parts of himself.

The Britannias: An Archipelago’s Tale

A charming sojourn to isles both familiar and foreign.