In the occupied West Bank, “Undesirable life is ended, and unauthorized death is banned.”
Writing against the cultural aversion to aging and the aged, the feminist scholar explores our impulse to stop time.
The MacArthur “Genius” on willful delusions, the ego’s limit, and the stories we tell to make sense of experience.
Our editors highlight some worthy books to start off the fall.
Genre-defying British writer Geoff Dyer on how watching Tarkovsky’s Stalker on repeat turned into his most successful book.