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    Pop Culture

    When the Highest Paid Hollywood Director Was a Woman

    Unforgetting Lois Weber, Master of the Silent Film Era

    February 21, 2019  By Sasha Archibald

    Pop Culture

    Simpler Times: Janet Malcolm at Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert's Rally to Restore Sanity

    On the Conflation of Liberal Comedy and Political Organization

    February 21, 2019  By Janet Malcolm

    Writing Life

    On David Foster Wallace's
    Obsession With Failure

    What Happens When Failure is the End Point?

    February 21, 2019  By Ryan Lackey

    Daily Fiction

    From Maryse Meijer's collection, Rag


    From Snowden Wright's novel, American Pop


    From Han Kang's novel, The White Book


    From Leri Price's translation of Khaled Khalifa's novel, Death Is Hard Work