Why do reality television’s most popular stars so uncannily resemble the heroines of the 19th-century writer’s work?
As the art and entertainment industries begin to look increasingly unlike America, how can people in power better expand their pipeline for talent?
In an era fixated with science, technology, and data, the humanities are in decline. They’re more vital than ever.
A new Epix documentary captures the public face and the private reality of being one of the best athletes of all time.
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How a Miami Vice star and a 30 Rock writer made a nonsense acronym into the entertainment industry’s highest achievement
David Schwimmer and Jim Sturgess star in AMC’s tonally chaotic show about best friends opening a restaurant in the Bronx.
The imported British miniseries is both a dazzling six-part spy story and a James Bond audition tape for its star, Tom Hiddleston.
Twenty-five years after Anita Hill testified to the Senate Justice Committee that Clarence Thomas had sexually harassed her, entertainment seems to be reckoning with injustice.
The Starz drama is a chilly, fascinating portrait of a law student who doubles as a high-class escort.
Another reader, Njahla Stanley, keeps the conversation going: “Cartoonish violence”—violence, the kind seen in Daredevil…
Fanatical about violence and skittish about sexuality, the show exemplifies much of what’s wrong with modern television.
A portrait of the Los Angeles Times’s food writer, Jonathan Gold, explores how humans connect through food.
Has the show secretly been rooting for the servants all this time?
After six new episodes, maybe not so much.
Would politics be more efficient, The City of Conversation asks, if legislators were forced to socialize with each other again?