In defense of newspaper profiles, or, Joan Didion was wrong, writers are not always selling somebody out
Hopper's pictures (of the Selma march) (and of actors) & pictures of Hopper
Dennis Hopper, star of counter culture, dies at 74. May he rest in peace.
Viggo Mortenson remembers Dennis Hopper, easy, uneasy rider
Cities as we see them/photograph them/geotag them
German Muslim student fights for right to pray
Mexican pirates attack fisherman on Texas lake
Photos of fabricated San Francisco Streets
Plague of frogs shuts down a Greek highway
How did US Grant become a caricature?
Dickens, the 1st great travel writer
8 reporters go without the internet
Is Paul Auster postmodern anymore?
The world's longest literary remix
What we learned from Law & Order
Samuel Beckett at the seashore
Supreme Court approves
Germany's stolen bees
Paris review blog
Letters to character
Leaving New York City
Foreign accent syndrome
Life as a gay Army officer
The problem of narrating a fall
Portraits of the Freedom Riders
Cleaning up that broken Hallelujah
The amazing, unexplained decline in crime
The discourse marker 'so" in English conversation
The woman who taught us not to trust eyewitnesses
David Foster Wallace's undergrad thesis to be published
The 3 Christs of Ypsilanti (and what that tells us about identity)
Loise Bourgeois, sculpturer inspired by psychological conflict, dies at 98. May she rest in peace.