Mad Men Watch: Farewell, Lane

There’s a haunting idea of suicide in literature, not the taking of one’s life necessarily, but how the character prepares to end his earthly existence. No one...

Memphis, Tenn.: A Twist on Tradition

It is nearly impossible for any Southern writer to avoid the specter of William Faulkner. The world he created in Yoknapatawpha County, perhaps the best-known...

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Photo Essays

LIFE With Horace the Housebroken Hare

Carl Mydans belongs on anyone’s short list of the 20th century’s finest photojournalists. The Boston native chronicled downtrodden migrant farmers in New England...

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