On the assassination of a half-Palestinian, half-Jewish cultural revolutionary.
Arts & Culture
Monday, November 18
INTERVIEWER: I imagine that people try to set you up as some sort of guru, whether political or metaphysical.
LESSING: I think people are always looking for gurus. It’s the easiest thing in the world to become a guru. It’s quite terrifying.
Friday, November 15
Thursday, November 14
On the Kunsthal heist and the murky economics of making money from stolen paintings.
Monday, November 11
Sunday, November 10
Thursday, November 7
“The only problem is he was so successful that Hollywood decided to devour his Xanadu, with premium vodka parties and assistants scouring the Park City Albertsons for Fiji water. ‘It makes me fucking nuts,’ says Redford.”
Wednesday, November 6
On interviewing and napping beside Norman Mailer.
Tuesday, November 5
An interview with painter Chris Martin.
Tuesday, October 29
What the popular game says about our subconscious.