The Guggenheim Museum in New York and Fallingwater in Pennsylvania now belong to a list that includes Machu Picchu and the pyramids of Egypt. Continue Reading UNESCO Adds 8 Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings To Its List Of World Heritage Sites
The school is fictional but the anxiety is real — the plot bears striking resemblance to actual college admissions scandals. “There’s a sense that parents will stop at nothing,” says Bruce Holsinger. Continue Reading New Novel Asks: What Would You Do To Get Your Kid Into ‘The Gifted School’?
The haiku that listeners sent us about summer evoked all kinds of memories. Some said the season reminds them of ice cream or trips to the beach. Others shared precious memories of young love. Continue Reading Beach Adventures And Falling In Love: Summer In A Haiku
Caite Dolan-Leach’s new novel follows a young woman who gets kicked off a reality TV show and ends up on a 1960s-style commune, where utopian ideals soon fall prey to some very human foibles. Continue Reading BOOK REVIEW: ‘We Went To The Woods’ Warns: You Can Know History And Still Repeat It
The Australian comedian publicly called it quits in her breakout special, Nanette, last year. That only got more people to pay attention. She now returns with a new tour, Douglas. Continue Reading Hannah Gadsby: If Political Correctness Can Kill Comedy, It’s Already Dead
Journalists David Wolman and Julian Smith chronicle the history of Hawaii’s cattle trade and profile a number of “paniolos” — every bit as tenacious and resourceful as their mainland cohorts. Continue Reading BOOK REVIEW: ‘Aloha Rodeo’ Offers Alternative To The Cowboy Cliché