Jesse Kornbluth shares the life of the optimistic and likable Winston Churchill.
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Nigel Hamilton on discussing the life of Ted Hughes.
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Jesse Kornbluth reviews Elias Canetti’s book on the life of a deeply divided man.
Netflix’s new prison dramedy tackles race relations, sexism and America’s dubious promise of social mobility.
Titanic Thompson was a brilliant con man, a world class engineer of stunts and easily the most outrageous character you’re likely to encounter in a book of non-fiction.
Massively-talented actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt made an appeal today about the way his brother’s death was portrayed in the media that caused Joanna Schroeder to think about what really matters in storytelling.
A new series of biographies retells the lives of history’s great men—in comic book form.
The queen of hip hop soul is getting her gritty together to present the legendary songstress on film,
Zach Galifianakis’s brother used to strip him down and drag him across the lawn, holding him by his ankles so passing cars could see his naked, pubescent body. But Zach didn’t mind. It’s this kind of nonchalance toward trauma that sculpted the good man I think should be the new king of comedy.Galifianakis is best…