Articles with keyword "United States"

Young people in front of a theater in Berkeley, California, in the early 70s

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The Late Great Planet Earth Made the Apocalypse a Popular Concern

How could one book be read so differently by millions of people?

Roy Orbison

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of Roy Orbison

His haunting voice was once described as “the cry of an angel falling backward through an open window.”

Isabel Wilkerson

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Isabel Wilkerson

A journalist tells an epic American story.

Wynton Marsalis

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Wynton Marsalis

A musician and composer spreads the gospel of jazz.

Ron Chernow

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Ron Chernow

A biography inspires an unlikely Broadway smash.

José Andrés

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José Andrés

A chef becomes an ambassor for Spanish cuisine.

Rudolfo Anaya

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Rudolfo Anaya

The godfather of Chicano literature.

John O'Hara, novelist of upper-class manners, in a jacket and a tie.

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John O’Hara Wrote about the Things Rich People Do. Why Isn’t He Still Famous?

Library of America releases a volume of O'Hara's acclaimed short stories.

View of a lake in Maine

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E. B. White’s Song of Summer

His famous essay takes us to Maine.