You’ve probably never heard of Martin J. Sklar. But you should have.
by James Livingston
For the German novelist Walter Kempowski, there was no single unifying experience of World War II.
The flesh-eating creature of Gone Girl is a rampaging composite of dollar signs.
Choreographed for maximum appeal, pop culture likes to say yes. History is made by those who say no.
How “Fuck the Police” came to narrate the town’s humiliations and violations.
The story of country music is not love and happiness but love and work.