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Why I Love (And Write) Beach Reads

The bestselling author tells us why this fluid genre is great in any season.

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Culture in the Connected Age

Breakthroughs in digital technology are poised to transform all human activity. How can we adapt to the radical changes to come? By developing...

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Required Reading: Darryl Pinckney’s Harlem Reading List

Writer and Harlem local Darryl Pinckney shares his favorite books—historical, personal, photographic, and otherwise—that best capture

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The Ecstasy and the Agony of Robert Mapplethorpe

Before his LACMA-Getty retrospective, the late artist’s biographer looks back on his avant-garde life.

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Required Reading: Lawrence Osborne's Bangkok Reading List

The English journalist and novelist offers a handful of texts on the quixotic, deeply un-Western Bangkok, the city he’s lived in for the past...

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Venice Voyeurism: Rizzoli's Inside Venice

A new book takes us inside a myriad of private homes in the romantic Italian city.

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Required Reading: New Books for 2016

Five anticipated titles to add to the night-table stack. 

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Off the Presses: Nouveau Travel Magazines

What to read of travel writing’s new breed.

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The Best Things We Read in 2015

From a heart-wrenching tome to a life-changing guide to tidying up, make sure to add the page-turners we couldn’t put down to your reading list....

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The Best Books for Holiday Vacation

Travel around the world this holiday weekend in reading three novels by modern masters.