Literature

Charlie Hebdo's Mighty PEN

PEN America honored the controversial French magazine in Manhattan, despite accusations of bigotry by some in the literary world.

Why I Founded 'Newsweek'

Some said Thomas J.C. Martyn was crazy to start a new news magazine as the Great Depression was breaking.

Tom Wolfe's Rooftop Yawp

His crackling novel deserves to be news. But America is better than Wolfe's Atlanta.

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