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December 5, 2022 Issue
The Enduring Metal Genius of Metallica
On the road with the band in its forty-first year.
By Amanda PetrusichNovember 28, 2022
November 21, 2022 Issue
Sarah Polley’s Journey from Child Star to Feminist Auteur
Just as the subjects of her new movie, “Women Talking,” challenge the rules of their fundamentalist community, Polley is questioning the way film sets are run.
By Rebecca MeadNovember 14, 2022
November 14, 2022 Issue
Emma Thompson’s Third Act
The actress and screenwriter takes on a musical.
By John LahrNovember 7, 2022
October 10, 2022 Issue
Bertrand Piccard’s Laps Around the World
The explorer’s grandfather travelled higher than anyone; his father went deeper. Now it was his turn to make a mark.
By Ben TaubOctober 3, 2022
October 3, 2022 Issue
Solomun, the D.J. Who Keeps Ibiza Dancing
He leads a manic, exhausting life—but when he’s guiding clubbers through one of his marathon sets it feels like time has been suspended.
By Ed CaesarSeptember 26, 2022
September 5, 2022 Issue
Justice Alito’s Crusade Against a Secular America Isn’t Over
He’s had win after win—including overturning Roe v. Wade—yet seems more and more aggrieved. What drives his anger?
By Margaret TalbotAugust 28, 2022
August 22, 2022 Issue
Anish Kapoor’s Material Values
The wildly successful sculptor, whose works incorporate everything from reflective steel to goopy wax, has turned an enormous palazzo in Venice into a showcase for his work. It’s a statement of power—and a bid for his legacy.
By Rebecca MeadAugust 15, 2022
August 8, 2022 Issue
How Salman Toor Left the Old Masters Behind
The Pakistani American painter was inspired by Renaissance art, but his work took a powerful turn after he began to experiment with images of his friends.
By Calvin TomkinsAugust 1, 2022
July 11 & 18, 2022 Issue
Emmanuel Carrère Writes His Way Through a Breakdown
France’s renowned author, known for his penetrating portraits of murderers and disaster victims, trains his eye on his own emotional collapse.
By Ian ParkerJuly 4, 2022
July 4, 2022 Issue
The Gospel According to Mavis Staples
A legendary singer on faith, loss, and a family legacy.
By David RemnickJune 27, 2022
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