Documenting the Salon: Paris Salon Catalogs, 1673-1945

A new book and exhibit at the National Gallery of Art delve into the Louvre’s history to explore just how tastes get made.

The Best Books on Design and Architecture

Michael Marshall, internationally recognized for design excellence, recommends books on design and architecture.

Author Q&A with Charles Long

Charles Long is the author of Adventures in the Scream Trade: Scenes from an Operatic Life

Author Q&A with Barry Millington

Barry Millington is the Author of The Sorcerer of Bayreuth: Richard Wagner, His Work and His World.

Author Q&A: Natalie Hopkinson

With Natalie Hopkinson’s Go-Go Live: The Musical Life and Death of a Chocolate City (Duke University Press), go-go finally gets the serious consideration it deserves.