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July 4-11, 2016 Issue

Cover art by: Edel Rodriguez.


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  • Books & the Arts

    More Repossession Than Revival

    A new form of critical drama comes to Broadway, remaking brave claims for the confident expression of degraded peoples.

    Alisa Solomon

  • A James Brown Book Like No Other

    Kill ’Em and Leave is a stunningly unorthodox book, indifferent to the conventions of biographical nonfiction.

    David Hajdu

  • The Odd Couple

    Through their editorial work on the writings of Walter Benjamin, Theodor Adorno and Gershom Scholem forged an unlikely friendship.

    Peter E. Gordon
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