Two hundred years after the novelist’s death, people still bond over her works. Sometimes, costumes are involved.
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On Flower Boy the rapper suggests he’s not straight—and struggles with a stigma he helped propagate.
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Epic yet intimate, the director's new war film is boldly experimental and visually stunning.
Starting in the Victorian era, stage performers and writers have been subverting the novelist’s reputation as the go-to author for conventional, heterosexual love.
Luc Besson’s new sci-fi epic is a visual sensation that deserves to be seen on the biggest screen possible.
The jazz musician talks about putting the “pain and struggle” of American history into the patriotic classic published by The Atlantic in 1862.
Her work has done more than any other author’s to influence what “happily ever after” means in culture.
Thirty years ago, with the help of a massive coffee table book, the American wedding theatrical complex was born.
Twenty years ago, Luc Besson’s visually stunning film hinged its story not on action or violence, but on love.
The novelist had a soft spot for awkward talkers and stumbling lovers—which was an immense relief for me growing up as a shy person.
As a teen writing a draft of the book that would become Sense and Sensibility, the novelist poked fun at her older characters. By the time it was published, she was their age.
Ava DuVernay’s adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s book is one of the studio’s only upcoming movies that’s not a follow-up or a remake.
A chilling BuzzFeed report says the R&B star has at least six women living under his near-total control.
She died 200 years ago. But her writing fits perfectly into the culture of the current moment.
In a throwback 2017 season, the Swiss tennis legend has shown he’s still full of surprises.
Wait, is that—?
Three Atlantic staffers discuss “Dragonstone,” the first episode of the seventh season.
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