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Ideas, Arts, and Culture

March 8, 2024 12:41 am

Whole Worlds in a Moment

With bright colors and bold shapes, the paintings of Pierre Bonnard find spectacle even in stillness.
Amy Henderson
February 6, 2024 2:55 am

Love in an Unjust World

Joy Reid’s new book about Civil Rights hero Medgar Evers and his still-living wife, Myrlie Evers-Williams, is a tribute to…
Bill Lueders
February 6, 2024 2:30 am

Committing to Democracy: Lessons from the Life of Lincoln

A review of Allen C. Guelzo’s ‘Our Ancient Faith.’
Lindsay M. Chervinsky
January 30, 2024 5:32 am

MAGA Has TDS—Taylor Derangement Syndrome

Where trolling, paranoia, and delusion come together.
A.B. Stoddard
January 19, 2024 5:32 am

‘I.S.S.’ Review

Claustrophobic space drama with a throwback enemy.
Sonny Bunch
January 19, 2024 5:32 am

Kmart Elegy

A formerly dominant American retail chain nears extinction.
Addison Del Mastro
January 19, 2024 5:32 am

Liberalism in Defense of Freedom

Here’s what’s missing from Samuel Moyn’s indictment of Cold War liberals.
Brian Stewart
January 12, 2024 5:32 am

‘Nineteen Eighty-four’ With a Female Face

Sandra Newman’s take on the George Orwell classic transcends its feminist critiques.
Cathy Young
January 5, 2024 5:32 am

‘The Iron Claw’ and ‘Ferrari’ Reviewed

The complications of fathers and sons.
Sonny Bunch
January 5, 2024 5:32 am

Literature in a Time of Conglomeration

A new book about the publishing industry offers surprising new perspectives on American literary history.
Adam Fleming Petty