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Bob Dylan, the song and dance man

A new biography captures his entire world

In Folk Music, Greil Marcus has captured an entire world of the creative and cultural development of the artist known as Bob Dylan in a single book. Marcus not only tells a Bob Dylan biography through the study of seven songs, he also creates an autobiography of his own long career as a writer on music…


An empire crumbles

Nights of Plague by Orhan Pamuk reviewed

A complicated bond

Best of Friends by Kamila Shamsie reviewed

Hilary Mantel — a death before her time

English literature has been robbed of one of its most fascinating voices

The Rings of Power is more than just blue-haired trans elves

After Game of Thrones, it’s nice to be reminded that there’s more to life than killing, screwing, and scheming

No one wants a more sensitive James Bond

Hollywood is ‘evolving’ in the wrong direction

Scarface lands on post-woke Netflix

Subscribers are finally getting better content — along with a healthy dose of toxic masculinity

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