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Books of The Times: Nikil Saval’s ‘Cubed’ Tells the History of the Modern Workplace

Nikil Saval’s new book, “Cubed,” explains the history of the modern office, and what it means that about 60 percent of us wound up in ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/24/2014 14:44:00

Matthew Weiner: By the Book

The creator of “Mad Men” cites the impact of John Cheever’s fiction on the show: “Cheever has a voice filled with irony and comedy and ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/24/2014 11:12:00

James Baldwin, Born 90 Years Ago, Is Fading in Classrooms

James Baldwin, author of “Go Tell It on the Mountain” and “Going to Meet the Man,” was born 90 years ago this year, leading some ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/24/2014 06:30:00

Alistair MacLeod, a Novelist in No Hurry, Dies at 77

Mr. MacLeod, a Canadian author, won the International Impac Dublin Literary Award in 2001 for his novel “No Great Mischief.” ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/23/2014 19:53:00

Currents: Books: Essentially Japanese

“Wa: The Essence of Japanese Design,” written by Kenya Hara, presents classic objects created over the past six centuries. ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/23/2014 18:57:00

‘Fallout,’ by Sadie Jones, and More

Anger, anguish, infidelity and the limits of wealth are among the themes explored in six new novels this month. ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/23/2014 17:15:00

Books of The Times: ‘Rebel Music,’ by Hisham D. Aidi

“Rebel Music” by Hisham D. Aidi, describes the eagerness of young Muslims in every culture to find musical expression that feels like a safe haven ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/23/2014 16:51:00

ArtsBeat: A Sad and Remarkable Life: Breanne Fahs Talks About ‘Valerie Solanas’

Ms. Fahs discusses the life and work of the radical thinker who shot Andy Warhol. ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/23/2014 16:34:00

Richard H. Hoggart, 95, ‘Chatterley’ Defender, Dies

In a landmark obscenity case, Professor Hoggart stepped up to defend an explicit novel that was censored in Britain for more than three decades. ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/23/2014 15:45:00

ArtsBeat: Dodge Poetry Festival Set to Return to Newark

The festival will include former poets laureate and a tribute to Amiri Baraka. ...  Visit website

Last Updated: 04/23/2014 12:17:00

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