August 10, 2015
Dr. Dre Does It Again
Dr. Dre confronts his legacy on his new album Compton: A Soundtrack and the movie—Straight Outta Compton—that inspired it.
One year after Michael Brown's death, both liberals and conservatives are still getting it wrong.
August 07, 2015
The Fantastic Four was created by quarreling duo Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. Was it an artistic success, or just a commercial one?
August 06, 2015
Martin O'Malley has put out a plan to fight structural racism. How much will it matter?
The man who published Einstein and Sartre publishes his first book, a memoir of a life lived entirely in letters.
The everyday sexual concerns of a teenage girl have rarely been so honestly depicted in film.
August 05, 2015
Is it time to reexamine my own conscience?
The Data-Entry Dystopia
Helen Phillips’s novel evokes the menace of mundane work.
Eat, Pray, Post
Why does viral content look the same across the globe?
August 04, 2015
Harper Lee’s juvenilia sprouts a literary industry.