Tuesday, June 18

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Shutter Madness

On photographer Garry Winogrand and the unedited archive of more than half a million exposures he left behind.

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The Graduate

On navigating the New York media world as a young journalist.

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The Whaleboat

“When I look at Mr. McCreery’s boat… I know that life is wild, dangerous, beautiful.”

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Bigfoot

Among the Sasquatch-searchers.

Monday, June 17

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Contest of Words

High school debate and the demise of public speech.

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Scrubbed

Inside the world of high-priced online reputation management.

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The Prism

“As a matter of historical analysis, the relationship between secrecy and privacy can be stated in an axiom: the defense of privacy follows, and never precedes, the emergence of new technologies for the exposure of secrets. In other words, the case for privacy always comes too late.”

Sunday, June 16

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Dogsbody Does Dublin

Four dispatches from the 100th anniversary of Bloomsday:

In most places in the world, June 16 is just another day on the calendar, but here in Dublin, the day that James Joyce earmarked for Ulysses is celebrated with a fervor not seen here since the days of the druids when, if you really wanted to party, you needed a couple skeins of wine and a grove full of virgins.

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Starchitect Trio: The Men Behind Germany's Building Debacles

An interview with the artchitects responsible for Stuttgart’s train station, Hamburg’s concert house and Berlin’s airport, three projects “currently competing to be seen as the country’s most disastrous.”

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The Erotic Antagonism of Gengoroh Tagame

On Japanese writer Gengoroh Tagame, who creates gay manga work “in the artistic tradition of Pasolini, de Sade, Yukio Mishima and Lolita.”