Posted: 2019-02-20 16:01:00
Five books remain in the running: Tommy Orange's There There' Tayari Jones's An American Marriage; David Chariandy's Brother; Jennifer Clement's Gun Love; and Friday Black by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah.
Posted: 2019-02-20 12:00:14
Pitchaya Sudbanthad's novel follows a broad cast of characters who gradually come together in and around a condominium tower in Bangkok. It's a promising debut that expertly evokes a sense of place.
Posted: 2019-02-20 11:01:14
The title essay reveals just how far New Yorker writer Janet Malcolm has evolved from the unassuming reporter who might once have reassured herself before an important interview.
Posted: 2019-02-20 10:01:00
For centuries, people have turned to jesters for relief from the miseries of life. As it turns out, some stand-up performers turn pain and rage into their own coping and catharsis.
Posted: 2019-02-20 01:02:34
A runway model who objected to the impression made by the drawstring says she was initially told to "keep it to yourself."