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Betting the Farm Can we change our approach to agriculture before it’s too late?

August 18, 2021

Short List What to read this week, including a personal history of a publishing duo that fled Nazi Germany; a searing memoir; and an ode to trees

August 18, 2021

A Day in the Life of Leila Slimani The Moroccan-French author, whose latest book, a novel about a woman navigating an inter-racial marriage, is out now, explains how the magic happens

August 18, 2021

The King of Comedy Eight questions with David Steinberg, director of Seinfeld, Friends, and Curb Your Enthusiasm, whose new book looks back at the last five decades of comedy

Animal Attraction Joachim Schmeisser’s African-wildlife photographs pay homage to the magical creatures of Kenya’s Amboseli National Park

Buddy Movies Norman Jewison and Hal Ashby were one of Hollywood’s great creative teams. Their unraveling left insiders mystified

August 11, 2021

Short List What to read this week, including a look back at home ec, a blow-by-blow of the Watergate scandal, and a history of Oceania

August 11, 2021

Tears in Heaven The George Harrison–Pattie Boyd–Eric Clapton love triangle is one for the ages. But were Boyd and Clapton doomed from the start?

August 4, 2021

The Money Shot Scottish photographer Albert Watson reveals the stories behind his best work

Oedipus Complex Inside the mind of Thomas Gilbert Jr., the Upper East Side golden boy who killed his own father