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Does It Pay to Be a Writer?

Writing has by no means been a profitable profession alternative, however a current examine by The Authors Guild, knowledgeable group for guide writers, exhibits that it might not even be a livable one anymore....

Discussion Questions for ‘Heart: A History’

Our January choose for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times guide membership is Sandeep Jauhar’s “Heart: A History,” an exploration of our most important organ and favored metaphor. Become a member of the guide membership...

In Praise of Iris Murdoch

I grew up in a household through which studying wasn’t merely an everyday exercise, it was a public one. Books have been in every single place, mendacity broken-spined on kitchen counters and toilet radiators,...