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Paradise Regained On the 50th anniversary of the Rolling Stones’ Exile on Main St., the unlikely story of how the greatest rock ’n’ roll album of all time came to be

May 10, 2022

When Harry Met WeSpeak Who spoke the woke salad first? Prince Harry, WeWork’s co-grifter Rebekah Neumann, or … ?

For the Love of Roses Today’s rose fanatics—and there are a lot of them—join a fan club that stretches from Sappho to Shakespeare to Empress Joséphine

Trump in Iambic Pentameter Meet the British playwright who has turned modern-day American politics into a Shakespearean comedy

The Monroe Doctrine Marilyn Monroe has been the subject of thousands of magazine articles, dozens of full-length biographies, an opera, an Elton John song, and more. Now a 1964 Andy Warhol painting of the actress is set to become the world’s most valuable work of modern art

Barbarians Inside the Gates What happens when the junior staff at Goldman Sachs doesn’t want to go back to the office?

Meet You at Mortimer’s A new book revisits the mid-70s heyday of Mortimer’s restaurant, which played host to everyone from Jackie O and Nancy Reagan to Liz Smith and Mick Jagger

When Marilyn Went British In a 1956 trip to England, Marilyn Monroe sowed the seeds of divorce with Arthur Miller, battled with Laurence Olivier on set, and snagged an audience with the Queen

British Broadcasting Disheartened by the incessant drumbeat of horrid news? These songs—by Jarvis Cocker, the Animals, and others—will evoke the bulldog spirit of the English and give you strength to carry on

Bass Instincts Ron Carter, the most recorded bassist in history, turns 85 at Carnegie Hall

A Knight Errant in Love Boston Baroque makes a stellar case for Handel’s rarity Amadigi di Gaula

May 6, 2022

Diary of a Somebody When Anne Frank’s father published her diaries, they inspired awe, criticism, and lawsuits. Seventy-five years later, they’re still the center of controversy

May 4, 2022

Talking in Riddles A collection of 95 medieval riddles has left scholars scratching their heads—and clutching their pearls

May 4, 2022

Staff Picks Don’t miss the epic story of a search for a missing canoer; an insider’s look at Italian life; and a re-assessment of 20th-century classical music

May 4, 2022

Once upon a Time in Hollywood In the course of their brief, intense marriage, Dennis Hopper and Brooke Hayward lit the match for a cultural explosion in 1960s Los Angeles

Confessions of a 10-Percenter With the arrival of the English version of Call My Agent!, a real one shares tales of what life is really like behind the screams