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In Conversation: Quentin Tarantino

“I probably am mellowing. I’m happy about that. I was a pretty angry young man, but if I were angry now, it’d be like, What the fuck is my problem? I’ve got a really terrific life. It’s so rare to be an artist in my position. ”

Sunday, August 23

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Mister Lytle: An Essay

Memories of living with the writer Andrew Lytle late in his life.

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Who Won Science Fiction’s Hugo Awards, and Why It Matters

A culture war is raging between the people diversifying science fiction and the men who’d like to roll that back.

Friday, August 21

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Who Is Marc Jacobs?

The 52-year-old designer finds himself at a crossroads.

Thursday, August 20

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The Transitive Nightfall of Fatty Egg Rolls

Tracking down the very best in Grateful Dead concert concessions.

Tuesday, August 18

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Out of Bethlehem

The life and politics of Joan Didion.

Monday, August 17

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The Late, Great Stephen Colbert

Discussions of character with the new Late Show host.

Thursday, August 13

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Jerry Heller Expresses Himself

Catching up with N.W.A’s controversial former manager.

Wednesday, August 12

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The Unretiring Serena Williams

“Richard Williams raised her to go to war with the world. Post-tennis, she plans to live in it.”

Tuesday, August 11

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The Death of Randall Jarrell

The poet died when he was hit by a car in 1965. Everything else about his demise is a mystery.

Wednesday, August 5

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A Lazarus Beside Me

An accidental evening with Yeats, in the spring of 1937.

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The Misadventures of Issa Rae

She was an overnight YouTube success. Then she tried to make a TV show.