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    “I had a debilitating crush on Ethan Hawke as a teenager and now he’s playing a character I created. Deranged!”

    By Rumaan Alam  December 8, 2023

    Plain-Spoken Performance Art: A Conversation with Laurie Anderson

    Brooke Wentz Talks to the Legendary Artist about Art School, Eavesdropping, and the Avant-Garde

    By Brooke Wentz  December 8, 2023

    Why Novelists Should Embrace Artificial Intelligence

    Debbie Urbanski on the Possibility and Promise of Human-Machine Creative Collaboration

    By Debbie Urbanski  December 8, 2023

    When the Culture Wars Came for Monty Python’s Life of Brian

    “A film so funny they banned it in Norway!”

    By Kliph Nesteroff  December 8, 2023

    Royally Sweet: How Hot Beverages Became All the Rage in 18th Century Britain

    Gareth Russell on Grace Tosier, The Woman Who Brought Chocolate to King George I's Court

    By Gareth Russell  December 8, 2023

    Richard Hugo on Starting a Poem

    “The words should not serve the subject. The subject should serve the words.”

    By Richard Hugo  December 8, 2023