books-and-authors

What Does It Mean to Be ‘Real’ Online When You Can Never Fully Log Off?

Religion and philosophy professor Chris Stedman talks ‘IRL,’ his timely new book that attempts to define the ways in which life on the internet can be both well-lived and authentic

Charlie Kaufman, Screen Maestro of Male Self-Loathing, Tries It on the Page

In ‘Antkind,’ the acclaimed screenwriter and director traps us with an unlikeable man for longer than a film ever could

How Asexuals Could Change Our Idea of Desire

Science writer Angela Chen on her interviews with ‘aces’ — and the infinite kinds of attraction

The American Dream Is a Fraud. What Now?

In ‘Stakes Is High,’ Mychal Denzel Smith argues that justice begins with challenging America's self-perception