Arts+Culture

Arts+Culture

We Are the Eighth Day, © Melanie Weidner

Books

The Year of Lear, by James Shapiro

From our 21st-century perch, Wil­liam Shakespeare seems more reclusive than ever.

Books

Beethoven for a Later Age, by Edward Dusinberre

The sacred is experienced in liminal spaces where profound silence happens. But behind the silence is activity.