Required Reading: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month
Making up almost 30% of NYC’s population, the Latinx community is an integral part of the city. This Hispanic Heritage Month, we’re celebrating the richness of Latinx history, along with… READ MORE
Random Notes—September 11, 2001, 4:00 P.M. by Paul Auster
Excerpted from 110 Stories: New York Writes after September 11, edited by Ulrich Baer Our fourteen-year-old daughter started high school today. For the first time in her life, she rode… READ MORE
Brown and Gay in LA: A radical redefinition of what it means to be a gay person of color in America.
Excerpt from Brown and Gay in LA by Anthony Christian Ocampo “We need to talk,” my partner Joe tells me the night after the 2016 election. “If something happens to… READ MORE
Consuming True Crime: A Conversation with Diana Rickard
How has true crime storytelling changed in the last 10 years? What is “the new true crime”? What impact has this narrative shift had on the way people consume true… READ MORE
Required Reading: Labor Day
Did you know that the first Labor Day was celebrated in NYC in 1882? Thousands marched from City Hall to Union Square in a protest against low wages, unfair hours,… READ MORE
December 22, 2008
Kathleen Bogle, author of Hooking Up: Sex, Dating and Relationships on Campus (NYU Press 2008), appeared on the CBS Early Show last week. Related article and transcript here.