The Supreme Court is interpreting free speech in new ways that threaten our democracy
by Lincoln Caplan
Works in Progress
On Normandy’s coast a century ago, Claude Debussy fled the war and composed his final piano masterpiece
Who is the inspiration for the Grand Budapest’s concierge?
Elena S. Danielson
The woodblock prints of Utagawa Hiroshige
The new American quarter and the decline of civilization
What is the place of the artist in a democratic society?
A revealing group portrait of Ireland’s motley crew of rebels
The numbers that count
How the optical revolution revealed worlds large and small
From victory to annihilation, the evolving nature of combat
The Englishman who interpreted France’s greatest novel
Why some wordsmiths stay and others fade away