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High Life and Low

Emma Cline’s new novel chronicles the adventures of an escort, thief, and pill addict over six days in the Hamptons.

May 10, 2023
South Fork Poetry: ‘Full Flower Moon’

The latest in a series of poems about moons and the Algonquin tribe.

May 3, 2023
Too Talented to Ignore

Exploring the roots of Mel Brooks’s comedic greatness, from the Lower East Side to the Borscht Belt.

May 3, 2023
Wrangling a New Reality

The late Lucas Matthiessen’s memoir recounts losing his vision, a descent into drinking, and a new life in recovery.

Apr 27, 2023
A Sunday With Grace Schulman

“Spend your Sunday immersed in the words of American poet Grace Schulman,” says The Church in Sag Harbor, where she’ll be appearing at 2 p.m. But first, here’s one of her poems.

Apr 19, 2023
Lab Lessons

A look back at a public firestorm and its lingering aftereffects in the wake of a radioactive spill at Brookhaven National Laboratory.

Apr 19, 2023
Man on the Run

For the Paul McCartney superfan, here’s a mammoth tome documenting seemingly every waking moment of his life from 1969 to 1973. 

Apr 12, 2023
Their Better Halves

Behold codependency, substance abuse, lovelessness, lack of sexual compatibility, grievous inequity, and unsettling disrespect as Carmela Ciuraru chronicles five eventful literary marriages.

Apr 5, 2023
Reintroducing Big Pharma

Pfizer’s chief corporate affairs officer writes a memoir that’s also a story of the Covid vaccine rollout and a how-to for public communications.

Mar 29, 2023
South Fork Poetry: ‘Working Papers’

Commemorating those who died in the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire on March 25, 1911.

Mar 23, 2023
Where the Wild Things Were

In a new biography, Bill Janovitz shows that Leon Russell was way more than just a capable keyboardist and bandleader. 

Mar 23, 2023