Books & Culture
Sunday Reading: The World of Bill McKibben and Elizabeth Kolbert
“The Souvenir: Part II,” Reviewed: Two Movies for the Price of One
Joanna Hogg’s autobiographical sequel, about the start of her career, offers a film-within-a-film that’s more inspired than the drama around it.
Goings On About Town
Daniel Boulud’s French Showpiece with a Manhattan View, Le Pavillon
At his latest restaurant, in the midtown skyscraper One Vanderbilt, the chef continues to elevate the essence of ingredients, in such dishes as oysters Vanderbilt and Noisette Chocolat.
The Conceptual and Empathetic Art of Gillian Wearing
The Nobel Prize Winner Maria Ressa on the Turmoil at Facebook
Coming Out as a Trans Woman at Fifty-Eight
“The Paint Wizzard,” by Jessie Auritt and Jessica Wolfson, follows a larger-than-life trans woman as she paints houses in Austin, Texas, and shares the struggles and joys of embracing her true self.