Knopf Book Designer Hates the Classic 'Great Gatsby' Cover
August 04, 2014
He explains why some covers succeed and others fail.
In Praise of Reading Whatever the Hell You Want
June 05, 2014
Don't let anyone make you feel ashamed for reading books that you love
My Genghis Khan biography eats your Kindle for lunch, little bro.
We'd love to see what Colson Whitehead could do with a subway wall, or what Joshua Ferriss could tag on corprate elevators.
You don't read Shakespeare in a straight line, and other lessons from eye-tracking research
Why E-books Are Banned in My Digital Journalism Class
January 22, 2014
The printed page still matters, even where you wouldn't expect it.
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.
What to Read Over Thanksgiving Weekend
November 28, 2013
With the long Holiday weekend ahead of us, here is a collection of links.