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  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    One Writer's Quest to Find (People Having) Sex in the Library

    I've seen my share of salacious flap copy, but a friend's promotion of the forthcoming novella she edited for Harper Collins, Lust in the Library, caught my attention: "Some like it hot, and some like it in the reference section." "Do they?" I wondered, "or is this truly fiction?" Lust in the Libr ... More >>

  • Film

    December 23, 2009
  • Culture

    February 23, 2005


    Our critics weigh in on local exhibits

  • Calendar

    February 9, 2005

    Programming Art

    Tech invades the gallery

  • Culture

    August 25, 2004


    Why the big, gorgeous Cartographica Extraordinaire shouldn't sit unopened

  • Culture

    April 2, 2003

    A Grand Guy

    How Steven Soderbergh kept the Terry Southern tale from turning tragic

  • News

    July 29, 1998

    The Kerouac Obsession

    Gerald Nicosia has spent a decade challenging the disposition of Jack Kerouac's $20 million literary estate. Along the way, he's annoyed most of what remains of the beat generation.

  • News

    September 18, 1996

    Card-Carrying Fetishist

    Some bibliophiles hail Nicholson Baker as defender of a library under siege. His critics call him an antediluvian nutbag.

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