“I would love for people who lived through this to feel some recognition, to feel some catharsis.”
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The owners of the Wicker Park bookstore asked their friends to help them stay open.
The bookstore’s new monthly series explores the intersection of books and politics
It’s a delight to watch the slow-dawning revelation that another American city might give NYC a run for its money.
The best and most haunting pieces here show the author wrestling with her complicated family legacy.
New stuff to read from Sandra Cisneros, Harper Lee, Elizabeth Gilbert, Patti Smith, and more.
Rebecca Makkai’s latest novel forms a satisfying conspiracy between reader and writer.