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Announcing the brackets for the 2016 edition of The Morning News Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes.
George Saunders explains the difference between good and bad storytelling.
The layout of the French capital is famous for its density and opaqueness. Under attack, suddenly transparency is the norm.
Throwing f-bombs may be offensive to some people, but it’s also one of the greatest mental health regimens ever devised.
Protesters are clashing in the street over paintings. What is it, whether in art or literature, that makes one thing better than another?
A conversation with Sarah Hepola, author of the bestselling Blackout, about investigating the worst kind of memories—those you never had.
Migraines, 3D magic, and an unlikely correspondence from one “incredibly stereoscopic person” to another.
The web is full of pundits looking to turn every topic into think-bait. One writer commits himself to thinking much, much deeper.
Love of food can be love’s most sincere form—especially when avocados are involved—but also bittersweet if paired with departure.
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You can learn how to read a poem, but you can’t choose how it will affect you. Here, a little cough launches a journey through a reader’s mind.
In which the novelist and magician Tim O’Brien makes the author disappear, and a family funeral puts a father’s sleight of hand on full display.