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Ornate Rhetorick

Edward Lloyd's Coffee House, William Holland, 1789.There is a coffee shop in my neighborhood called the Sensuous Bean. This is obviously a great name, and ...

July 2, 2015 04:30 PM

Letter from Cuba

Will Americans “ruin” Havana? All photographs by Shona Sanzgiri.Ten minutes after I’ve entered Havana’s Almacenes de San José, an indoor marketplace on ...

July 2, 2015 02:31 PM

#ReadEverywhere Returns

Last year's winning entry, by David Lasry.You’ve probably heard about our joint subscription deal with the London Review of Books—this summer, you can get a ...

July 2, 2015 01:30 PM

Cy Twombly, the JACK, and the Morgan Library

On November 24, 2014, the JACK Quartet performed Matthias Pintscher’s Studies for Treatise on the Veil in a gallery at the Morgan Library, in New York, before ...

July 2, 2015 11:00 AM

Diary of a Sycophant, and Other News

Goebbels in an American caricature, ca. 1943.Proverbs are perfect examples of poetry’s seductiveness—and, in many cases, of its emptiness. “The brain ...

July 2, 2015 09:31 AM


An advertisement in Moving Picture World, March 1919. There are folks out there who enjoy shopping for hiking shoes. These people love researching the ...

July 1, 2015 03:30 PM