The New Longform App for iPhone and iPad

Download on the App Store

Wednesday, July 23


Monday, July 21


Kanye West: A Brand-New Ye

“Like they said in Step Brothers: Never lose your dinosaur. This is the ultimate example of a person never losing his dinosaur. Meaning that even as I grew in cultural awareness and respect and was put higher in the class system in some way for being this musician, I never lost my dinosaur.”

Saturday, July 19


Tempest in a Test Tube

Inside a high-profile Hollywood child custody battle.

Friday, July 18


The Weird, Scary and Ingenious Brain of Maria Bamford

A profile of “America’s most vulnerable comedian.”


Get Rich or Die Shilling

The business of being Pitbull.

Thursday, July 17


How I Became a Knausgaard Truther

Untangling the legend of “Knausgaard-free days.”

Monday, July 14


Nadine Gordimer: The Art of Fiction No. 77

“I come to America, I go to England, I go to France…nobody’s at risk. They’re afraid of getting cancer, losing a lover, losing their jobs, being insecure. … It’s only in my own country that I find people who voluntarily choose to put everything at risk—in their personal life.”

Tuesday, July 8


Interview: Richard Linklater

“Does your life have a plot? It has characters. There is a narrative. There’s a lot of story, a lot of character. But plot? Eh, no.”

Thursday, July 3


Without You I’m Nothing

The memories of rock stars’ ex-lovers.

Wednesday, July 2


Justin Bieber's Cosseted, Feral Public Life

Three years after profiling him, the author checks in with the Bieber experiment.

Monday, June 30


Ambient Genius

How Brian Eno works.

Sunday, June 29