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  1. read with us
    Our Mothers, Before UsWhat can we learn from images of the women we never met?
  2. burning questions
    What Is *That* Song Doing in Normal People?Mmmwhatcha say … we look back at The O.C.?
  3. books
    A Juicy Fashion Tell-All Is Coming Our WayFormer Vogue editor André Leon Talley’s memoir is out May 19.
  4. books
    A New Simone de Beauvoir Novel Is on the WayThe previously abandoned book, which follows an intimate friendship between two young women, will be published next fall.
  5. culture
    A New Michelle Obama Documentary Is Coming to NetflixBecoming is a behind-the-scenes look at the former First Lady on her 2018 book tour.
  6. read with us
    I Promised You a Job, Not a Family“I agree to follow him to his home, and to perform the job of being his mother.”
  7. read with us
    Room at the Table“Grace had the urge to introduce herself again, though that would be insulting.”
  8. read with us
    It’s Relief to Be SeenAn excerpt from Paul Lisicky’s new memoir, Later, about living through the AIDS crisis.
  9. recommendations
    9 Short-Story Collections for Short Attention SpansWhat we’ve been reading when big books won’t do the trick.
  10. recommendations
    The Best Long Books You Finally Have Time to ReadThe Cut staff recommends.
  11. books
    Writing for Teens Is a Do-overI wasn’t out in high school, but writing a love story about queer teens helps make up for that.
  12. recommendations
    What to Do When You Get Tired of Lounging AroundFrom a Bob Ross painting party to The Sopranos re-runs.
  13. parenting
    20 of the Best Children’s Books for Uncertain TimesI always love reading to my daughter, but even more now.
  14. profile
    The Fashion Industry’s Librarians of LuxuryHow the Assoulines made their name on books to be seen (and occasionally read).
  15. books
    Ronan Farrow Condemns Publisher of Woody Allen Memoir“It’s wildly unprofessional … for Hachette to behave this way. But it also shows a lack of ethics and compassion for victims of sexual abuse.”
  16. book excerpt
    An Everywoman and Her BodyI live in a world of thin people. I interview the famously thin. I know their habits, but I’m also aware that I am not one of them.
  17. i wanna love you forever
    Jessica Simpson’s Music Deserves More LoveRevisiting her best songs on the occasion of her memoir.
  18. american dirt
    The American Dirt Book Tour Has Been Canceled Amid Intense BacklashJeanine Cummins’s publishers said there have been “safety” concerns.
  19. books
    Oprah Wants to ‘Hear All Sides’ in American Dirt ControversyHer upcoming Apple TV+ event will purportedly “bring people together … to talk about this book, and who gets to publish what stories.”
  20. obituary
    Remembering Elizabeth Wurtzel, a Proudly Difficult Person“She had a tiny nuclear reactor where the rest of us have a breastbone.”
  21. little women
    Is Little Women Fanfic for the Sisterless?Wait. Is this why I like Little Women so much?
  22. books
    The Best Book I Read in 2019 Was This 800-Page Sex MemoirSusi Wyss’s Guess Who Is the Happiest Girl in Town? fulfills all voyeuristic needs.
  23. q&a
    ‘Sex Can Be Anything’Pondering “the problem of romance” with the poet, activist, and sex worker Rachel Rabbit White.
  24. trans rights
    What Is J.K. Rowling Talking About?The billionaire author has jumped to the defense of a woman let go from her job for anti-trans comments.
  25. books
    How One Woman Left the Hate Group She Grew Up InMegan Phelps-Roper writes about Westboro in her new memoir.
  26. power
    What It’s Like to Be a Melania Trump Expert“She’s literally probably the most free modern First Lady that we’ve seen,” says CNN correspondent Kate Bennett.
  27. the bigger picture
    100 Years of Hygge, IlluminatedThe rich history of Danish lighting design from 1920 to now.
  28. the bigger picture
    A Love Letter to MexicoFrom the former director of Elle España.
  29. books
    Demi Moore’s Memoir Is a Surprisingly Healing ReadThe actress takes a tough look at her relationship with her mother.
  30. the bigger picture
    Before There Were Instagram Filters, There Was Kodachrome700,000 anonymous photo slides form a nostalgic picture of mid-century domesticity.
  31. sex
    Peter Berlin Thinks You Work Too Much“I never had a drive but getting laid. So, I had a fabulous life.”
  32. photography
    A Joyful Testament to Middle AgeElinor Carucci photographs her teenagers, her uterus, and her naked self.
  33. streetwear
    Supreme Still Reigns Supreme, 25 Years LaterA visual manual for hypebeasts.
  34. politics
    How Did Donald Trump Jr. Really Get on the Best-Seller List?A week after it was published, Triggered landed on the top of the New York Times nonfiction best-seller list. With a small caveat.
  35. culture
    Susan Choi Wins the National Book AwardFor Trust Exercise, her complicated novel about consent and power.
  36. cut opinion pages
    Sadly, I Like Reading Books on My Phone NowIt helps me stay awake, which I cannot say for a paperback book.
  37. anniversaries
    Prabal Gurung’s Impossible DreamA new monograph offers a window into the designer’s decade-long journey to achieving his American dream.
  38. party report
    The ‘Hooker Laureate’ of the Dirtbag LeftRachel Rabbit White is making lit parties fun again.
  39. can’t spell fashun without fun
    A Reminder From Dior: Fashion Should Be FunDior: Moments of Joy captures the brand’s legacy of gaiety.
  40. the bigger picture
    ‘I Don’t Think a Man Could Have Taken the Picture’National Geographic celebrates 130 years of photographing women across the globe.
  41. the bigger picture
    The Sartorialist’s View of India: Bright, and Full of ContradictionsIndia, seen through a street-style photographer’s lens.
  42. just be normal
    Is It Normal to Be This Hot?Sally Rooney’s hit novel Normal People is being adapted for TV. Here are the first images.
  43. culture
    She Couldn’t Find Dominican Women in Official Archives. So She Started Her Own.Talking to novelist Angie Cruz about her Instagram archive, Dominicanas NYC.
  44. books
    New Elena Ferrante Novel AlertAnd we finally have a title and a publication date for it.
  45. books
    Hello World, It’s Rihanna!We’re thrilled to introduce our new bundle of joy and paper.
  46. the bigger picture
     Look Back at the Early Days of California Skate CulturePhotographer Hugh Holland captured the ‘70s skateboarding scene.
  47. books
    Hm, Why Was Naomi Wolf’s Book Release Canceled in the U.S.?Several months ago, the author found out mid-interview that some of her research was disastrously incorrect.
  48. books
    Oh No, Kristen From Vanderpump Rules Is Writing a Self-Help BookIt’s called “He’s Making You Crazy.”
  49. duh
    7 Dogs > 1 HusbandDemi Moore would rather fill her bed with dogs than men, and the math scans.
  50. catch and kill
    A Guide to the Accents in Ronan Farrow’s AudiobookWould you like to hear Ronan Farrow’s take on a Ukrainian mob type? What about an Australian?
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