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Hilton Als

4 articles
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Joan Didion: The Art of Nonfiction No. 1

I can’t ask anything. Once in a while if I’m forced into it I will conduct an interview, but it’s usually pro forma, just to establish my credentials as somebody who’s allowed to hang around for a while. It doesn’t matter to me what people say to me in the interview because I don’t trust it.
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The Only One

A profile of Vogue Creative Director André Leon Talley.

From our guide to haute couture genius at Slate.

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A Pryor Love

On the life and career of Richard Pryor, as he neared the end of both.

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More Harm Than Good

On Huck Finn, the book Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word, and the evolution of language and race in America.