A poem from our archives
"The Lord of The Rings" trilogy is one of the few works of genius in modern literature.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention became a battle between police and protesters.
Film reviews of "Psycho" and "Sons and Lovers"
The New Republic's 1942 review of "Bambi"
On the sins of translation and the great Russian short story.
July 6, 1963
September 13, 1939
Ai Weiwei: Wonderful dissident, terrible artist
The scary consequences of the grayest generation.
Eyewitness Sandy: Reflections on a Disaster.
The identity crisis of Zadie Smith.
A personal history of America’s most misunderstood religion.