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Marlon James.

Marlon James’s characters are caught in “the shitstem,” eternally waiting for something to change.

Figure 25 from Franco Moretti’s “Network Theory, Plot Analysis,”.

Raymond Williams tried to save culture from a priestly elite. Can the same be said of the digital humanities?

The hipster bar Pete’s Candy Store, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

D.W. Gibson gets beyond the banter about gentrification.

Tom McCarthy.

The writings of Tom McCarthy are a case study in the application of theory to fiction.

A gallery in the new Whitney Museum of American Art.

With its new building, the Whitney Museum is now the best place to see modern and contemporary art in New York City.

How J. Edgar Hoover’s paranoid view of literature led him to target African-American writers.

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May 22, 2015

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May 15, 2015

What are Nation interns reading the week of 5/8/15?

May 8, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 5/4/15?

May 4, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 4/26/15?

April 24, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 4/21/15?

April 21, 2015

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson’s 10,000-word excoriation of Dr. Cornel West is highly personal. But there is a political fight thrumming beneath the surface.

April 20, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 4/9/15?

April 9, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 4/3/15?

April 3, 2015

MSNBC's Chris Hayes celebrates The Nation's 150th anniversary.

April 1, 2015