Kovvali Academy

Literature

The actress, singer and author of “Scrappy Little Nobody” would love to be a bath reader, “but the Parisian charm

Mr. Mazlish created controversy with psychoanalytic biographies of living world leaders, including one about Richard M. Nixon. ...read more

Readers respond to Zadie Smith's By the Book interview and more. ...read more

Boldface names and bold debuts are among those on this year's list of 100 Notable Books. ...read more

“The Oxford Companion to Cheese” covers history, regional styles, local purveyors and more. ...read more

A new analysis of Google Books and The New York Times archives suggests that when things get bad, the words

Thomas Friedman talks about his latest book, and David France discusses “How to Survive a Plague.” ...read more

The roots of Black Lives Matter in the Black Power movement and the Black Panthers. ...read more

Mara Einstein's “Black Ops Advertising” is about the increasing trickery of “stealth advertising” and branded entertainment. ...read more

The Hungarian writer Szilard Borbely created fiction about the village past and poetry about the urban present. ...read more