NY Times Books

Books of The Times: Review: ‘Orson Welles’s Last Movie,’ by Josh Karp

April 22, 2015 - 2:42pm
Josh Karp reports on the making of “The Other Side of the Wind,” Welles’s still-unreleased final film, which may have been “one of the greatest Orson Welles stories of them all.”

ArtsBeat: Star-Studded Book Tour Planned for Judy Blume’s Latest

April 22, 2015 - 1:35pm
Ms. Blume will cross the country to promote her new book for adults, “In the Unlikely Event.”

ArtsBeat: Baryshnikov to Perform in a Show Based on Brodsky’s Poetry

April 22, 2015 - 5:42am
The show will not use dance, Mr. Baryshnikov said, but will incorporate body language along with selected poems by Joseph Brodsky.

‘Mr. West,’ Sarah Blake’s Poems About Kanye West

April 22, 2015 - 2:30am
A “lyric biography” traces the career and influence of Kanye West.

Wislawa Szymborska’s ‘Map: Collected and Last Poems’

April 22, 2015 - 2:30am
This Nobel Prize-winning poet was interested in everything here on earth.

‘The Do-Over,’ by Kathleen Ossip

April 22, 2015 - 2:30am
In a wide-ranging collection, sonnets, acrostics and prose poems explore mortality and loss.