“I’ll tell you what freedom is to me: no fear. I mean really, no fear!”
Remembering jazz musician Ornette Coleman.
Kamel Daoud’s celebrated retelling of Albert Camus’s The Stranger came within two votes of winning the Prix Goncourt. It has also made him a target of radical Islamists.
On Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik and the rise of Islamophobia in Norway.
On the assassination of a half-Palestinian, half-Jewish cultural revolutionary.
How the icon’s personal struggles with identity fed his art.