Remembering jazz musician Ornette Coleman.
Saturday, July 4
A profile of photographer Robert Frank in his 90th year.
Friday, July 3
“It’s an old book!” Harper Lee told a mutual friend of ours who’d seen her while I was in Monroeville. “But if someone wants to read it, fine!”
Wednesday, July 1
On the wandering career and sweet baritone voice of Art Laboe, the DJ behind the phrase “oldies but goodies.”
Monday, June 29
On immigration detainees in the United Kingdom, and the suffering that lands them in detention.
Saturday, June 27
On Taylor Swift’s passive-aggressive lyrics, the life of the writer, and the pain of middle school.Excerpted from Here She Comes Now: Women in Music Who Have Changed Our Lives.
Wednesday, June 24
Scott Storch, a producer who earned six figures for beats he made in less than an hour, was worth an estimated $70 million. Then he blew it all in a bizarre cocaine binge.
Tuesday, June 23
Although she is one of the richest writers in the country, her finances are a mess.
Sunday, June 21
Creating – and revising – the Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm.
Friday, June 19
What it’s like to have your novel filmed by Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski.