Tag: new yorker
After circulating Lolita in secret amongst a small circle of New Yorker editors and publishers, Vladamir Nabokov finally placed it at Olympia Press. Three weeks before publication, a slumping and broke Dorothy Parker appeared in The New Yorker with a story entitled “Lolita” about a teenage bride, her jealous mother, and a much older man.
A history of The New Yorker and its editors, from founder Harold Ross through Tina Brown.
The rise and fall of a boom-era escort agency in New York City.