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In Brief

BAD NEWS OF THE HEART Douglas Glover Dalkey Archive Canadian author Douglas Glover’s collection of gloomy, offbeat short stories is well suited to an anxious time typified by belligerent U.S. foreign policy, SARS, and a shaky economy that’s forced thousands out of work. Tom, the delusional protagonist of “A Man in a Box,” seeks refuge […]

Posted inArts & Culture

Coming Soon to a Bookstore Near You

APPEALING TO THE PRURIENT INTEREST The Naked Employee: How Technology Is Compromising Workplace Privacy Frederick S. Lane III (AMACOM Books) The Naked Cartoonist: A New Way to Enhance Your Creativity Robert Mankoff (Black Dog & Leventhal) Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science Charles J. Wheelan (W.W. Norton) Marcel Duchamp: The Bachelor Stripped Bare Alice Goldfarb […]