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  1. pa’lante
     The Liberation of OlgaXochitl Gonzalez’s debut novel is an unflinching look at American gentrification and colonialism — and how people rise above it.
  2. encounter
    Peter Sarsgaard’s Literary FixationsThe bee-raising, orchard-tending Brooklyn aristocrat on reading Nabokov and making films with Maggie.
  3. culture
    Anne Rice, Queen of Gothic Fiction, Dies at 80The ‘Interview with the Vampire’ author defined the genre.
  4. culture
    Why Didn’t More of Us Question Alice Sebold’s Memoir?The reasonable doubt was there all along.
  5. apologies
    Alice Sebold Apologizes to the Man Wrongfully Convicted of Raping HerThe Lucky author said she’ll continue to struggle with how she unknowingly played a part in putting an innocent man in jail.
  6. reading
    Heidi Montag Is Tweeting About Books AgainShe wants to read them!
  7. encounter
    Huma Abedin Is Ready to Tell You Who She IsThroughout a public career and an even more public marriage, the political confidante has remained an enigma, until now.
  8. power
    Huma Abedin Says She Was Sexually Assaulted by a SenatorThe allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh resurfaced her own experience, she writes in her forthcoming book.
  9. hmmmm
    I Have One Question for DuneWhere the hell is Zendaya?
  10. the cut podcast
    In Her Shoes: Cynthia ErivoIn this episode, Cynthia talks about playing iconic Black women and what it’s like being so close to an EGOT.
  11. encounter
    It’s Phoebe Robinson’s World NowAnd we’re just living in the comedian multi-hyphenate’s culture takeover.
  12. books
    The Sally Rooney Translation Boycott, ExplainedIn solidarity with Palestinians, the writer declined to revive her contract with the Israeli publishing house that translated her previous two books.
  13. fiction
    When the Teeth Came In“It wasn’t long before I noticed something alien in my vagina.”
  14. reading lists
    So You Want to Read a Sexy BookIf the new Sally Rooney novel left you wanting more, or maybe something a little different, here’s what to read next.
  15. these days
    How to Navigate Your Climate AnxietyAuthor and climate activist Daniel Sherrell on coping with existential dread.
  16. womp womp
    What’s Up With the Ending of Sally Rooney’s New Book?If you felt blindsided, you’re not alone.
  17. books
    Gabrielle Union Opens Up About Struggles With Dwyane WadeIn her new memoir, she says she was “shattered” when he had a baby with another woman in 2013.
  18. book excerpt
    Dear IsisGabrielle Union writes about wishing she had done better by her Bring It On character.
  19. horned up
    Why Is the Sex in Sally Rooney’s Books So Good?In Beautiful World, Where Are You, eroticism is as much mental as it is physical.
  20. culture
    The Reluctant Celebrity of Sally RooneyIn Beautiful World, Where Are You, fame is the death of intimacy.
  21. q&a
    How Western Feminism Imposed Itself on the WorldIn her new book, Rafia Zakaria asks us to imagine a movement that goes beyond centering the needs and aspirations of white, upper-class women.
  22. the cut podcast
    Kat Chow Sees GhostsOn The Cut podcast, the author and journalist provides guidance for dealing with grief.
  23. q&a
    For Leïla Slimani, ‘Everything Has to Do With Domination’The author of The Perfect Nanny on Morocco’s legacy of colonialism, her new historical novel, and writing about her family.
  24. the first rule
    Fight Club Spoke to MeTwenty-five years later, a novel that shouldn’t have resonated still does.
  25. style
    The Pursuit of Love Brings Studio 54 to World War IIEmily Mortimer and Sinéad Kidao on how ‘70s rock looks a lot like the 1930s
  26. book excerpt
    Closer to Perfect“I wish someone had said something like, “Don’t change one damn thing about yourself.”
  27. books
    No, It’s Not Just You. We’re All Lonely.In her new book, Kristen Radtke writes about the loneliness epidemic and why we’re desperate for touch.
  28. high tea
    Prince Harry Is Not Done Telling His Side of the StoryHis forthcoming memoir promises “a firsthand account of [his] life that’s accurate and wholly truthful.”
  29. pride essentials
    Isabel Sandoval Grew Up With A League of Their Own and Wong Kar-WaiThe filmmaker behind Lingua Franca on the art that shaped her.
  30. culture
    What’s Happening With Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie?The acclaimed writer wrote an essay addressing accusations of transphobia and condemning social media “sanctimony.”
  31. pride essentials
    Frank N. Furter Blows Mae Martin’s MindThe star of Netflix’s Feel Good on the art that shaped them.
  32. how i get it done
    Rebecca Minkoff Wrote Her New Book in the BathroomIt “has double doors that the kids can’t kick through.”
  33. power
    Huma Abedin Is Releasing a MemoirThe book apparently includes “a candid and moving reckoning” of her marriage to Anthony Weiner.
  34. book reviews
    The Queer Surrealism You’ve Been Waiting ForFuture Feeling explores the nonlinear aspects of transitioning, capsizing the very ideas of queer admiration and envy along the way.
  35. hot vaxx summer
    Casey McQuiston Will Remind You What It Feels Like to Be AliveHer new novel One Last Stop is a how-to manual for your hot vaxx summer.
  36. childhood
    The Only Caterpillar I KnewGenerations have fallen in love with Eric Carle’s Hungry Caterpillar and his voracious appetite.
  37. books
    Roxane Gay Is Starting Her Own Publishing ImprintWith a focus on amplifyng queer, feminist, and other underrepresented writers.
  38. fiction
    Talking Around the Elephant in the RoomThey could publish books about bitcoin and black holes, but they couldn’t understand why it was important to have more diverse authors.
  39. power
    Best-Selling Philip Roth Biographer Accused of Sexual AssaultA new publisher has purchased the rights to Blake Bailey’s book despite allegations of rape against the author.
  40. shut up jerks
    Jerks Incensed That Meghan Markle Wrote a Children’s BookPeople are baselessly accusing her of plagiarism and hypocrisy about … dads?
  41. book excerpt
    My Heartbreak WorkbookSomewhere, between my troubles and attempts to fix them, I will find myself.
  42. book excerpt
    What My Mother AteI remember her taste clearly because that was how my mother loved you, in subtle observations of what brought joy.
  43. power
    One of the Cops Who Killed Breonna Taylor Got a Book DealFacing intense backlash, Simon & Schuster has announced it will no longer be involved in the distribution of the book.
  44. acquiescence
    Turns Out It’s Pretty Good: Reading First Thing in the MorningAn unexpected solution to my book woes.
  45. how i get it done
    Jenny Lawson Can’t Remember Whether She Walked the DogThe author talks ADD, anxiety, and pandemic routines.
  46. nightlife
    How Will We Remember Gay Bars?Jeremy Atherton Lin’s new book maps the loss of queer nightlife.
  47. culture
    6 Dr. Seuss Books With Racist Art Will No Longer Be PublishedThe books “portray people in ways that are hurtful and wrong,” the company that oversees the author’s estate announced.
  48. how i get it done
    Mary H.K. Choi Is Jealous Her Fictional Characters Can Hang Out“I miss my sibling. I miss places. How dare you just willy-nilly go to each other’s houses and mouth kiss? It’s an affront.”
  49. hot goss
    Here’s the Cast of Conversations With FriendsDrumroll please …
  50. art and soul
    Jasmin Hernandez Made the Coolest Coffee-Table Photo BookLet the Gallery Gurls founder tell you about it, and give you a look inside.
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