Saturday, May 2

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How Hollywood Keeps Out Women

On the second-class status of women film directors.

Friday, May 1

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A Strangely Funny Russian Genius

“Russian humor is slapstick, only you actually die.”

Thursday, April 30

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The New New Museum

On the evolution of the Whitney Museum.

Sunday, April 26

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Chloë's Scene

A profile of Chloë Sevigny, 19-year-old It Girl.

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The Deadpan Genius of Buster Keaton

The melancholy comedy of the silent screen star.

Excerpted from The Life of Images: Selected Prose.

Saturday, April 25

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The Exile of the Bohemians

The artists are leaving San Francisco.

Thursday, April 23

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The Strange Experience of Having My Memoir Turned Into a Movie

Most people think they’d be thrilled to have their memoir snapped up for a movie. The author had a different, more troubled experience.

Wednesday, April 22

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The Catastrophe

Tracking Spalding Grey’s descent towards suicide.

Sunday, April 19

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Drake in Real Life

A week at Coachella with the rapper and some mushrooms.

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The Man Who Makes the World’s Funniest People Even Funnier

On Brent White, the joke whisperer who edits the largely improvisational comedies of Paul Feig, Judd Apatow and Adam McKay.

Friday, April 17

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Necessarily the News

The politics and rhetoric of Trevor Noah’s appointment as the new host of the Daily Show.

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Sally Mann's Exposure

In 1992, a magazine story introduced the world to the photographs of Sally Mann. Here, she responds to the firestorm that article produced.