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Naomi Wolf’s Publisher Delays Release of Her Book

Naomi Wolf’s Publisher Delays Release of Her Book

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is postponing the publication of Naomi Wolf’s forthcoming book “Outrages” after questions have been raised about the accuracy of her research. The book, which explores how 19th-century British laws gave the government new ways to punish and criminalize same-sex relationships, was expected

Review: I’m Talking About ‘Shaft.’ Yes, Again.

Review: I’m Talking About ‘Shaft.’ Yes, Again.

There’s a new “Shaft,” and why not? Just to be clear, the latest movie with that title, directed by Tim Story, stars both of the old Shafts: Richard Roundtree, who created the role in the 1971 original and its several sequels, and Samuel L. Jackson,

In Basel, Taking the Temperature of the Art World

In Basel, Taking the Temperature of the Art World

BASEL, Switzerland — Some say there are too many international art fairs — nearly 300, according to one recent report — but there is little doubt that they are the most convenient way for the wealthy to get involved in the contemporary art market. Art

Bully or the Bullied? Kathleen Hale Is Both

Bully or the Bullied? Kathleen Hale Is Both

KATHLEEN HALE IS A CRAZY STALKER Six Essays By Kathleen Hale Authors hold a strange place in our cultural imagination. Even if readers revere them, the scope and economics of publishing mean very few of today’s authors become superstars. Most are just ordinary people, many

5 Classical Music Concerts to See in N.Y.C. This Weekend

5 Classical Music Concerts to See in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead. THE KNIGHTS at Temple Emanu-El (June 18, 7 p.m.). Alas, Central Park’s Naumburg Bandshell is out of action this summer while it undergoes repairs, depriving us of

11 Plays and Musicals to Go to in N.Y.C. This Weekend

11 Plays and Musicals to Go to in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to plays and musicals coming to New York stages and a few last-chance picks of shows that are about to close. Our reviews of open shows are at nytimes.com/reviews/theater. Previews & Openings ‘DROPPING GUMBALLS ON LUKE WILSON’ at A.R.T./New York Theaters (in previews;

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