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David Sedaris Leaves His Audiences Weeping. And Still Wanting More.

David Sedaris Leaves His Audiences Weeping. And Still Wanting More.

David Sedaris signed books after his Kennedy Center reading until nearly 1 a.m.

In ‘The Restless Wave,’ John McCain Says America Is Still Exceptional

In ‘The Restless Wave,’ John McCain Says America Is Still Exceptional

Then presidential candidate John McCain on the campaign trail in 2008 in Phoenix.

V.S. Naipaul, a Writer of Many Contradictions and Obvious Greatness

V.S. Naipaul, a Writer of Many Contradictions and Obvious Greatness

V.S. Naipaul in 1980. His unsympathetic views of postcolonial life made him among the most controversial writers of his time.

Looking Back at the Economic Crash of 2008

Looking Back at the Economic Crash of 2008

The last day of 2008 at the New York Stock Exchange.

When a Therapist Puts Buddhism Into Practice

When a Therapist Puts Buddhism Into Practice

Mark Epstein, whose books explore the intersection of Buddhism and Western psychotherapy, at his home in Manhattan.

Want to Read Michael Lewis’s Next Work? You’ll Be Able to Listen to It First

Want to Read Michael Lewis’s Next Work? You’ll Be Able to Listen to It First

The writer Ada Calhoun is currently working on an audio original for Audible.

A Critic Sells Books Down by the Seashore

A Critic Sells Books Down by the Seashore

The village of Wigtown, in the Dumfries and Galloway region of Scotland.


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