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HE'S REPORTED ON MUSIC'S LEGENDS. NOW PETER GURALNICK IS LETTING HIMSELF SLIP INTO THE STORY

The author of definitive profiles of Elvis Presley, Merle Haggard and Sam Cooke revisits his adventures in music and writing.

‘EDDIE'S BOY,' BY THOMAS PERRY, CONTINUES THE SAGA OF A RETIRED HIT MAN WHO CAN'T ESCAPE HIS PAST

One of Perry's unique talents is his ability to tell the same story over and over again, while finding ways to make it fresh and absorbing.

 
 
 

DAVID PROWSE, ENGLISH ACTOR AND WEIGHTLIFTER WHO EMBODIED DARTH VADER, DIES AT 85

The actor used his towering height and broad shoulders to portray the bionic body of the evil Darth Vader in the original “Star Wars”...

TRANSFORMED BY CRISIS, ARTS CRITICISM MAY NEVER BE THE SAME. AND THAT'S A GOOD THING

So much is now broken, including many of the old rules dictating how we write about museums.

 
 
 

AMERICA NEEDS AN EPIC NARRATIVE RIGHT NOW. PAINTERS ARE WORKING ON IT

Contemporary artists are using the old style of grand-history painting to shape public opinion and collective identity.

PUBLISHER APOLOGIZES FOR ‘AUDITORY BLACKFACE': A MINSTREL-LIKE PERFORMANCE OF A BLACK WOMAN'S ESSAY

Fireside Magazine's Pablo Defendini apologized for the minstrel-like narration of Regina N. Bradley's essay.

 
 
 

WHAT TO WATCH THIS WEEKEND: ‘MY PSYCHEDELIC LOVE STORY' ON SHOWTIME

Saturday November 28 and Sunday November 29, 2020 | “Empires of New York” on CNBC

CAMILLA WICKS, ACCLAIMED MID-CENTURY VIOLIN VIRTUOSO, DIES AT 92

Hailed as one of the finest violinists of her era, she largely gave up her career to raise her children.

 
 
 

IN THE GALLERIES: CUTTING, PASTING AND CREATING DAZZLING ORDER OUT OF CHAOS

Collages zero in on the mundane and the magnificent architectural details of earlier times.

BILLY CORGAN DOESN'T WANT TO RELIVE THE SMASHING PUMPKINS' PAST. BUT HE'S HAPPY TO BUILD ON IT

The frontman of the alt-rock giants leads his group through a new album, with much

 
 
 

A GUIDE TO THIS YEAR'S HOLIDAY MOVIES, FROM DOLLY PARTON'S MUSICAL TO KRISTEN STEWART'S QUEER ROM-COM

Not even an airborne virus can stop Hallmark, Lifetime and Netflix from churning out movies this holiday season.

AS 'DOONESBURY' TURNS 50, GARRY TRUDEAU PICKS HIS 10 DEFINING STRIPS

These legendary "Doonesbury" strips address sex, war, feminism and Watergate, and one even inspired a Florida law. A new book celebrates...

 
 
 

WHAT TO WATCH ON FRIDAY: ‘DANCE DREAMS: HOT CHOCOLATE NUTCRACKER' ON NETFLIX

Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 | “Black Beauty” on Disney Plus.

HAL KETCHUM, SINGER OF 1990S COUNTRY HITS, DIES AT 67

A onetime carpenter, he turned to crafting songs and had several Top 10 country hits.

 
 
 

HOW THE LEGACY OF COLONIALISM SHAPED THE LAST GLOBAL EBOLA EPIDEMIC

Public health expert Paul Farmer says it's crucial to understand the context of pandemics.

A JOURNEY ACROSS AMERICA TO EXPLORE THE HEART OF THE LATINX COMMUNITY

Paola Ramos sets out to put a human face on the academic debates over identity.

 
 
 

A RABBI'S FINAL CALL FOR A COMMITMENT TO THE COMMON GOOD

In his last book, Jonathan Sacks urges readers to revive a shared moral code.

FOR TED KENNEDY, DYSFUNCTION AND HEARTBREAK WERE A PRELUDE TO GREATNESS

Neal Gabler offers a revealing account of the first decades of the senator's life.

 
 
 

Q&A WITH ANDREW ZIMMERN: HAVING THAT UNCOMFORTABLE CONVERSATION ABOUT THANKSGIVING AND HOW TO COOK GRANDMA'S PEA SOUP

“It's the civic and moral responsibility for me to care as much about you as about me,” says the chef, who is on his own this holiday.

THE ‘DIFFICULT GENIUS' TROPE WAS ALWAYS PROBLEMATIC. NOW IT'S OBSOLETE

Time's up for temperamental auteurs who expect to be coddled in the name of artistry.

 
 
 



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