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The Poker Game We Play

Bachardy, left, and Isherwood, soon after they met.Christopher Isherwood, born on this day in 1904, met a teenager on the beach in Santa Monica in the early ...

August 26, 2016 03:50 PM

Just Skating and Gettin’ High

This month, Swiss Institute becomes Swiss In Situ, moving temporarily to a massive space at 102 Franklin Street in Tribeca. Their first exhibition, up through ...

August 26, 2016 02:59 PM

Staff Picks: Jaguars, Jim Beam, Japanese Divorce

From the cover of Gringos.Fifty-three years ago, James Baldwin published The Fire Next Time, on the experience of being black in America. The title comes from ...

August 26, 2016 12:30 PM

The Right Drink for the Conservative Taste, and Other News

Drink up your propaganda, kids!Today in farts: there’s a new movie called Swiss Army Man, and it’s full of ‘em. Don’t write it off as stupid. Don’t ...

August 26, 2016 08:54 AM

The Spoil of Destruction

The house Thomas Mann described as “so completely my own” could be torn down. Mann, in 1941, at his Pacific Palisades home, with his wife, Katia, and two of ...

August 25, 2016 04:25 PM

The Mutes

Louis-Emile Adan, The Suitor, oil on canvas.Denise Levertov’s poem “The Mutes” appeared in our Winter 1965 issue. Levertov was born in Britain but ...

August 25, 2016 03:28 PM