Arts+Culture

Arts+Culture

We Are the Eighth Day, © Melanie Weidner

Books

How does it end?

A review of Robert Joustra and Alissa Wilkinson

The apocalypse, it seems, is cultural and psychological rather than historical. One can only hope that this theory is right.

Books

The Year of Lear, by James Shapiro

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