Authors Mauricio and Roger Padilha have a way of unearthing subjects. In their previous books the duo brought to light the work of renowned artists Stephen Sprouse and Antonio Lopez, both legendaries in their own right. Their most recent tome, GLOSS (Rizzoli, 2015), is no different. Show More Summary
If you have been plagued in recent days by not knowing the answer to the question, “What would Dick Cheney do?”, then your sleepless nights may be behind you. The former vice president is back, with a new book (written with his daughter Liz), media interviews, and a much-promoted speech coming up next week. But […]
At a party held in Princess Margaret’s honor, a new book claims that Hollywood star Jack Nicholson, who arrived at the party with then-flame Anjelica Huston, offered the late royal cocaine. The actor, according to the book, pulled Margaret aside at the lavish event held in Los Angeles and “made the offer in an attempt... Show More Summary
On Last Week Tonight host John Oliver shared some of his favorite made-up lies from his new book Stranger Than Truth, which he would like you to believe is coming out April 2016.
Last night on Last Week Tonight, John Oliver made a big announcement: he revealed plans for his upcoming book, which will be published in 2016 by Simon and Schuster, titled Stranger Than Truth: John Oliver’s 101 Favorite History Lies. …Read More
Most of the time, John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight topics are meticulously researched and expertly explained. But every once in a while Oliver likes to sprinkle in a completely bogus historical fact to shake things up and see if you’re rea… The post John Oliver Shares Some Fib Facts from His New Book ‘Stranger Than Truth’ appeared first on Towleroad.
It is no secret that art often imitates life, but for actor Wendell Pierce, life also has a way of taking on elements from art. He sees it in the way he and the community of New Orleans rebounded after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the city 10 years ago. New Orleans art, he says, whether in the form...
Yes, someone has translated the texts of Borges, Ursula K. Le Guin and others into dense typographic forests. Irish artist Katie Holten's new book About Trees is not just a book about trees—it's written in Trees. Read Full Story
Famous evangelist Billy Graham is coming out with a new book titled "Where I Am: Heaven, Eternity, and Our Life Beyond," which his son, Franklin Graham, revealed he had been working on since before his 95th birthday.
Take this quiz and find out what new book you should read this fall.I took the quiz and it said I should read 'Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights' by Salman Rushdie. The Presurfer
Aggrieved students find books dangerous; neoliberal administrators say they're useless. I'd take the former any day. No one knows the power of literature better than the censor. That’s why he burns books: to fight fire with fire, to stop them from setting the world aflame. Show More Summary
Now, many students use my class as a place to explore LGBTQ topics. The following is an excerpt from the new book One Teacher in Ten in the New Millennium edited by Kevin Jennings (Beacon Press, 2015). Reprinted with permission from Beacon Press. Show More Summary
Leslie Michelson has spent the last 30 years helping people get the best possible medical care from a challenging system. His new book ‘The Patient’s Playbook: How to Save Your Life and the Lives of Those You Love’ distills all the advice, tips, and strategies he’s employed for his clients.
Two new books attempt to recreate the horrors of the Holocaust and to capture the generation who witnessed the camps firsthand.
Water and nature occupy a very important place in Eric Maillet's works. Water is captured in many forms; snow, ice, bubbles... Maillet's images reduce nature to its simplest element allowing one to contemplate its unexpected aesthetic. Show More Summary
If you don’t know Anne Boyer’s work, you should. She’s a fierce intellect, tremendous poet, and laudable person. I’m grateful she spent time untangling my meandering questions. Her new book, Garments Against Women, is just out from Ahsahta Press, a perfect fit for Boyer’s words. We talk politics, protest, the personal and poetry. Boyer’s strength and […]
Imagine that a loved one dies, and years later you receive a letter they wrote before they passed. That's how writer Anne Morse describes My Final Word, the new book she co-authored posthumously with the late evangelical figure, radio...Show More Summary
New books include Alex Kershaw’s “Avenue of Spies.”
September 17 is the deadline for Congress to pass a resolution of disapproval. In a wide-ranging interview, Cheney talks with Cowan about life inside the White House and out, his views on the Obama administration and his new book, “Exceptional”, co-authored with his daughter Liz and published by Simon & Schuster, a division of CBS.
Pin it In photographer Giuseppe Palmisano's new book, Oltrepensare, people become props. The Bologna-based artist creates images where models merge with objects and are part of the decor. READ MORE »