Ann Blair’s Too Much to Know explains how across the centuries the profusion of information has always inspired readers to invent shortcuts to knowledge.
Is the cultural commons a viable alternative to the copyright regime, or does it risk turning culture into a consumerist slum?
Remembering Ben Sonnenberg (1936–2010)—writer, publisher, boulevardier—and his quarterly, Grand Street.
It's big, cheap and convenient. But does the online bookseller really serve readers' interests?
The Letters of Sylvia Beach; Günter Eich's Angina Days: Selected Poems
A historian admits he denounced rivals anonymously on the internet.