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Wednesday Martin I’ll Have What She’s Having

“Untrue” attempts to shatter the central fallacy that women find monogamy easier than men. In fact, the opposite is true, Wednesday Martin argues.

Jan 10, 2019
Paul Harding, left, the latest hire in Stony Brook Southampton’s M.F.A. program in creative writing and literature, with Robert Reeves, the campus’s associate provost Paul Harding: A Brain on Prose

Speaking with Paul Harding, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 2010 for his debut novel, “Tinkers,” is like reading one of his books. He presents a lot of detail and many opinions about time, art, and the slippery nature of success.

Jan 17, 2019
Book Markers 11.29.18

David Margolick visits the American Hotel for the John Jermain Memorial Library’s author’s lunch, while a poetry reading pipes up at the old Rogers Memorial Library on Job’s Lane in Southampton.

Nov 28, 2018
Hey Kids! Prepare to Be Amazed . . .

The magician and author Allan Zola Kronzek will is out with a new guide to tricks, tabletop entertainments, and oldster-youngster bonding.

Dec 6, 2018
John Feinstein Face of the Franchise

Andrew Luck, Joe Flacco, Alex Smith, Ryan Fitzpatrick, and Doug Williams are apt choices to spotlight because of the different footholds they occupy on the N.F.L. quarterback spectrum.

Nov 15, 2018
Fred W. McDarrah captured Andy Warhol at a Stable Gallery opening on April 21, 1964. Below: This 1965 image of Bob Dylan sitting on a bench outside The Village Voice’s offices was used on his “Complete Album Collection Vol. One” in 2013. Fred McDarrah’s Visual Voice in a New Book and Show

“Fred W. McDarrah: New York Scenes” is a fitting and compelling visual epitaph for a photographer, publication, and ultimately a city that no longer exists.

Sep 27, 2018
Bill Cunningham A Selfie, in Words

Bill Cunningham, New York’s original street-fashion photographer, democratized fashion by showing that style wasn’t dependent on money or status. His posthumous memoir details his early hat-making days and even his shop in Southampton.

Oct 4, 2018
Neil deGrasse Tyson and, below, Avis Lang Of Wizards, Warriors, and What’s Next

Neil deGrasse Tyson lays out in overwhelming detail how scientific progress has from time immemorial been prompted, funded, commandeered, and co-opted by mankind’s warriors, their political leaders, and policymakers.

Oct 18, 2018
Empty Spaces

One’s a picture book promoting kid wellness, another’s a book of line drawings of historical structures ripe for coloring.

Sep 6, 2018
Jill Bialosky and Philip Schultz Poetry and Memoir: Making It Personal

Jill Bialosky, Philip Schultz, and Grace Schulman — poets who have written memoirs as well as poetry collections that have acted as memoir — will talk it over.

Sep 13, 2018