The Moons of Jupiter

Alice Munro: “Hard-Luck Stories”

Trevor and Betsy look at Alice Munro’s “Hard-Luck Stories,” from The Moons of Jupiter. Read the full post.

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Charles Yu: “Fable”

This week’s New Yorker story is Charles Yu’s “Fable.” Read the full post.

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Joel and Ethan Coen: Hail, Caesar!

Lee reviews the latest from the Coen Brothers, Hail, Caesar!. Read the full post.

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Byron Haskin: Too Late for Tears

Trevor reviews Byron Haskin’s Too Late for Tears, just out on home video from Flicker Alley in a lovely restoration. Read the full post.

The Vegetarian

Han Kang: The Vegetarian

Trevor reviews Han Kang’s The Vegetarian, translated from the Korean by Deborah Smith. The book won the 2016 Man Booker International Prize. Read the full post.

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The Criterion Collection Announces August 2016 Releases

Today The Criterion Collection announced what it will be releasing in August 2016. Read the full post.

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2016 Man Booker International Prize Winner

This year’s Man Booker International Prize winner has been announced. Read the full post.

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Lauren Groff: “The Midnight Zone”

This week’s New Yorker story is Lauren Groff’s “The Midnight Zone.” Read the full post.

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Maylis de Kerangal: The Heart

Trevor reviews Maylis de Kerangal’s The Heart, translated from the French by Sam Taylor. Read the full post.

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Marie NDiaye: Ladivine

Trevor reviews Marie NDiaye’s latest novel, Ladivine, translated from the French by Jordan Stump. Read the full post.

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Julian Barnes: The Noise of Time

Trevor reviews Julian Barnes’ new novel The Noise of Time. Read the full post.

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Nicholas Ray: In a Lonely Place

In a Lonely Place d. Nicholas Ray (1950) Spine: #810 Blu-ray Release Date: May 10, 2016 Screen captures below are taken from The Criterion Collection Blu-ray disc. In a Lonely Place, which is a rare case where I like a film adaptation of a magnificent book more than the magnificent book itself, is out today…

Sharma A Life of Adventure and Delight

Akhil Sharma: “A Life of Adventure and Delight”

This week’s New Yorker story is Akhil Sharma’s “A Life of Adventure and Delight.” Read the full post.