At a Florida rally, he launched some of his fiercest attacks to date on the press, and took in the cheers of his fans.
Feb 21, 2017 4:36PM ET
In only now canceling the Breitbart editor’s book deal, the publisher is left with no goodwill, no payday, and no valid reason for working with him in the first place.
Feb 21, 2017 11:02AM ET
Caryl Churchill’s newest work explores the solace of community amid an apocalypse.
Feb 21, 2017 8:13AM ET
Ponte City, Africa’s tallest apartment block, is a mainstay of movies about the end of the world—but it was once an apartheid-era architectural triumph.
Feb 20, 2017 5:00AM ET
Joe Moran’s book Shrinking Violets is a sweeping history that doubles as a (quiet) defense of timidity.
Feb 19, 2017 7:00AM ET
A roundup of all our best stories to get up to speed with the 89th Academy Awards
Feb 18, 2017 8:00AM ET
Highlights from seven days of reading about arts and entertainment
Feb 17, 2017 4:54PM ET
A roundup of our recent writing on arts and entertainment
Feb 17, 2017 2:11PM ET
Pete Holmes’s new HBO series is a refreshing break from the darkness of similar prestige shows about the lives of stand-ups.
Feb 17, 2017 1:37PM ET
Tweet, report, outrage, denial, confirmation, qualification. What to make of the bewildering reports from the early days of the Trump administration.
Feb 17, 2017 1:12PM ET
The 12 Years a Slave director’s video installation Ashes highlights that death is narrative but existence is not.
Feb 17, 2017 12:07PM ET
The Tonight Show host, long derided for his lack of hard-hitting political material, is struggling to stay relevant in 2017.
Feb 17, 2017 11:24AM ET
Zhang Yimou’s CGI epic again demonstrates the downside of movies tailored to a “global audience.”
Feb 17, 2017 10:15AM ET
The military is targeting militants after a suicide bombing at a Sufi shrine.
Feb 16, 2017 4:59PM ET
In his first extended press conference at the White House, the president railed against his critics and unspooled a series of bitter complaints.
Feb 16, 2017 4:45PM ET
HBO’s compelling new mystery gives desperate-housewives melodrama an artistic sheen.
Feb 16, 2017 3:20PM ET
The president railed against intelligence leaks and lambasted the media.
Feb 16, 2017 1:11PM ET
The composer of films like Gladiator, Inception, and The Dark Knight has become so ubiquitous, he’s playing at Coachella.
Feb 16, 2017 1:09PM ET
The Bush administration veteran, who served on the National Labor Relations Board and the Justice Department, is a conservative choice who would give the Trump cabinet its first Hispanic member.
Feb 16, 2017 12:46PM ET
A new history of the most famous lynching in the country provides context on how racism continues to work in the present.
Feb 16, 2017 12:24PM ET
Sweden’s Jens Lekman brings a writerly eye and disco uplift to a new decade on Life Will See You Now.
Feb 16, 2017 6:00AM ET
The renowned etiquette columnist offers an alternative list of virtues for a time when the U.S. president has violated all traditional expectations of statesman‐like behavior.
Feb 15, 2017 6:23PM ET
The president is taking the permanent campaign to new levels with a political rally in Florida—the latest sign that he’s already planning for a second term.
Feb 15, 2017 2:49PM ET
The Wall, one of many TV game shows currently winning over primetime audiences, stars both plastic balls and American heroes.
Feb 15, 2017 1:29PM ET
Is the gusher of leaks about the White House the work of bureaucrats who want to undermine the president? And if so, is that a good or bad thing?
Feb 15, 2017 1:02PM ET
In a dazzling, abstract new novel, the Scottish author experiments with time, history, and art to respond to a tumultuous moment.
Feb 15, 2017 12:33PM ET
President Trump is not the first to make this claim.
Feb 15, 2017 11:11AM ET
The Lincoln in the Bardo author dissects the Russian writer’s masterful meditations on beauty and sorrow in the short story “Gooseberries,” and explains the importance of questioning your stance while writing.
Feb 15, 2017 10:24AM ET
Gore Verbinski’s new movie is among the most demented things produced by Hollywood in recent years.
Feb 14, 2017 10:18PM ET
According to The New York Times, the FBI found that several associates of the president had been in contact with Kremlin intelligence officials, despite months of official denials.
Feb 14, 2017 2:31PM ET
The first season of HBO’s Vatican dramedy portrayed a journey from amplifying suffering to easing it.