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ArtsBeat: Editor With a String of Hits Is Joining Little, Brown

April 15, 2014 - 12:14pm
Lee Boudreaux has been name vice president and editorial director of her own imprint at Little, Brown and Company.






ArtsBeat: Video: Robert Coover Talks About ‘The Brunist Day of Wrath’

April 15, 2014 - 8:32am
Mr. Coover’s new book is a sequel to “The Origin of the Brunists,” his 1966 novel about a religious cult.






Bookends: Which Books From Your Past Do You Read Now With Ambivalence?

April 15, 2014 - 7:30am
Adam Kirsch and Zoë Heller discuss how their opinions of certain books have changed over the years.






Books of The Times: Barbara Ehrenreich’s ‘Living With a Wild God’

April 15, 2014 - 6:00am
In “Living With a Wild God,” Barbara Ehrenreich traces her mystical side.






2014 Pulitzer Prize Winners in Journalism, Letters, Drama and Music

April 14, 2014 - 6:42pm
The prizes, which are administered at Columbia University, were announced on Monday.

Pulitzer Prizes Awarded for Coverage of N.S.A. Secrets and Boston Bombing

April 14, 2014 - 4:39pm
The Washington Post and The Guardian U.S. won the Pulitzer Prize for public service for coverage of Edward J. Snowden’s leaked documents. The Boston Globe won the breaking news prize.






Books of The Times: In ‘Casebook,’ Mona Simpson Explores a Family

April 14, 2014 - 2:15pm
“Casebook,” by Mona Simpson, sees a fracturing family through the eyes of a teenager.






Books: ‘The Infested Mind’: How Humans Think About Insects

April 14, 2014 - 1:40pm
An entomologist who discovered he has a crippling fear of bugs writes a book about the human reaction to insects.






Cookbooks: Flavors of the South From One of Its Own

April 14, 2014 - 1:33pm
“Down South,” by Donald Link, has recipes from the Texas Hill Country to the Mississippi Delta.






2014 Pulitzer Winners in Journalism and Arts

April 14, 2014 - 12:39pm
The 2014 Pulitzer Prize winners.

ArtsBeat: New Collection of Shirley Jackson Works to Be Published

April 14, 2014 - 10:04am
The new collection, “Garlic in Fiction,” includes fiction as well as work that appeared in women’s magazines of the 1940s and ’50s.






ArtsBeat: New Dave Eggers Novel Coming in June

April 14, 2014 - 9:44am
Mr. Eggers’s latest effort involves a NASA astronaut taken to an abandoned military base.






Gregory White Smith, Pollock Biographer, Dies at 62

April 13, 2014 - 9:57pm
Mr. Smith was co-author of a controversial 1990 biography of Pollock that asserted the artist had homeosexual relationships.






Books of The Times: ‘Red Love,’ a Memoir of East Germany

April 13, 2014 - 2:01pm
In “Red Love,” Maxim Leo describes how East Germany first inspired his grandparents, then disillusioned his parents, then left his own generation numb with despair.