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Articles with keyword "books"

Go-Hawks Tribe picture


Happy and the Go-Hawks

Emilie Blackmore Stapp raised millions through her philanthropic club.

Walter Isaacson and Walker Percy


A Venn Diagram of Walter Isaacson

His research overlaps with reporting, his leadership with collaboration, his writing with old-fashioned storytelling.

An ink caricature of Bernard Malamud by Joe Ciardiello


The Otherworldly Malamud

The master of the short story infused his work with myth and magic, but not fairytale endings.

Annegret Fauser


Impertinent Questions with Annegret Fauser

How music was used and appreciated during World War II.

John Adams portrait by Gianni Dagli Orti


Paper Trail

On letters, diaries, and other records of the American story at the Massachusetts Historical Society

Portrait of Friedrich Nietzsche


Culture War

Hitler's propagandists co-opted key intellectual figures in the Western canon to suit their political agenda.

"The Battle of Lake Erie" by Julian O. Davidson


Roosevelt the Revisionist

Young TR takes on the War of 1812.

Portrait of Stéphane Mallarmé


Playing Against Type

What happened when Stéphane Mallarmé reimagined the book.

Martin Scorsese during the Venice Film Festival in 1998.


The Art of Martin Scorsese

Former chairman Jim Leach interviews the 2013 Jefferson Lecturer about growing up, making films, and capturing that special "something" on the big screen.

Jicarilla Apache cowboy


Yippie Ki-yay Santa Fe

Real and imagined cowboys in New Mexico.