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ArtsBeat: War Stories Both Quiet and Loud

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 5:19am
“A Sailor’s Story” by Sam Glanzman and “Joe Kubert: Enemy Ace” are reminders of the power of war comics.






‘Beyond: Our Future in Space,’ by Chris Impey

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 3:30am
An astronomer sees a glorious future for humankind in space — one that includes colonies on the moon and Mars in 2045.

‘Einstein’s Dice and Schrödinger’s Cat,’ by Paul Halpern

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 4:28pm
The story of two great physicists and their doomed competition to create a grand unified theory.






‘The Turner House,’ by Angela Flournoy

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 3:30am
An African-American family story is also a story of Detroit.






‘Days of Rage,’ by Bryan Burrough

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 3:30am
Bryan Burrough examines domestic terrorism of the 1970s and ’80s.






ArtsBeat: ‘Maestra,’ Psychological Thriller by L. S. Hilton, Scooped Up By G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:39pm
G. P. Putnam’s Sons bought the rights to “Maestra,” the first novel in a trilogy by L. S. Hilton, in a low-seven-figure pre-emptive deal.






ArtsBeat: Courtney Love Is Sued by Co-Writer of Her Memoir

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:21pm
Anthony Bozza, who was hired in 2010, has filed suit in federal court, saying that Ms. Love failed to complete payment for his work.






Bookends: What’s It Like Reading Saul Bellow’s ‘Henderson the Rain King’ Today?

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 7:00am
Bellow’s novel divided critics when it was first published in 1959. James Parker and Francine Prose discuss the experience of reading it today.






‘Ordinary Light: A Memoir,’ by Tracy K. Smith

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:30am
A memoir of race, faith and a mother’s devotion, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith.






Jon Krakauer’s ‘Missoula,’ About Rape in a College Town

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:30am
Jon Krakauer describes cases of acquaintance rape at the University of Montana.