The making of Pulp Fiction.
Friday, February 15
The man behind the Body Worlds exhibit faces his own death.
A conversation with a 29-year-old approaching his apex.
Thursday, February 14
How Curtis Duffy overcame his parents’ murder-suicide to become one of the nation’s great chefs.
Andre Thomas cut out his children’s hearts and removed his own eyes. Texas considers him sane.
The GOP’s younger generation confronts its future.
Wednesday, February 13
The story of Thor Holm Hansen—”Norwegian country singer, a former Outlaws motorcycle chieftain, and an ‘ambassador at large’ to a rebel Haitian government”—who claims to be back in Florida to locate his missing daughter.
Joel Lovell, deputy editor of The New York Times Magazine, interviewed live at the University of Pittsburgh.
"I think if you can make a writer feel like it's okay to not know what they're doing—they don't really know exactly what their story is, they're a little lost in their material—that's a fine place to be. If you can sort of talk it through, if you can minimize their anxiety a little bit, then I think you've done most of your job. After that it's just looking at the words and just figuring out which ones work."
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