Books

Five Stunning Art Books That Made a Difference in 2013
December 15, 2013

Cezanne, Lolita, and more. 

Our Book Critic's 5 Favorite Books of the Year
December 15, 2013

One of them will really surprise you.

One Country Saved Its Jews. Were They Just Better People?
The surprising truth about Denmark in the Holocaust
December 14, 2013

The surprising truth about Denmark in the Holocaust

The Best Books of 2013
December 12, 2013

The New Republic staff brings you the best books of 2013.

Obama Bought My Novel. Here's What I Hope He Learns From It.
December 10, 2013

By the author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena

Is Reading Necessarily a Hostile Experience for Young Women?
December 10, 2013

In 2007, several n+1 editors discussed books they’d read or wished they had read in college. The series of dialogues was published in a pamphlet called What We Should Have Known.

Why Do Novelists Love Affairs Between Professors and Students?
December 10, 2013

Why novelists love to write about affairs between professors and students.

Emily Dickinson's Poetry As It Was Meant To Be Read
December 10, 2013

These photos bring Dickinson to life better than any biography.

Rudyard Kipling Was a Great American
December 06, 2013

Rudyard Kipling’s creations in verse and prose are among the most familiar in the English language.

Statistically, Who's the Greatest Person in History?
Why quants can't measure historic significance
December 03, 2013

The stats have an answer. The stats lie.

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