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Ben Greenman

'Celebrity Chekov'

nydailynews.com | Gatecrasher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In "Celebrity Chekhov," out Tuesday from Harper Perennial, Ben Greenman, an editor at The New Yorker, has adapted the Russian literary great's 19th-c...

Ben Greenman and the Sabbath Challenge to Unplug

Tanya Schevitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Tanya Schevitz

Ben Greenman was the most recent person to take our Sabbath Manifesto "Unplug Challenge," cutting off his cell phone and computer for 24 hours last weekend.

Getting To Know Ben Greenman In Five Easy Pieces

David Coggins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Coggins

Ben Greenman is an editor in good standing at the New Yorker. You may not know that because they don't publish a masthead--but you see his pithy reco...

Authors Ask: How Terrifying Will Our Future Be?

Alex Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Alex Palmer

The thrills and terrors of where our world is headed served as the subject matter for Thursday night's "Bleak Horizons: Dark Visions of the Future" panel discussion at powerHouse Arena in DUMBO.

Dog Days in the White House

Gershon Hepner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gershon Hepner

Obama's dog, designed for water/that's Portuguese, enjoys its quarter/inside the White House. Known as Bo,/it, like its master, likes to go.

The Shelf Talker: Floppy Disks, Lyndon Johnson and Narnia

Kevin Smokler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kevin Smokler

Welcome to The Shelf Talker, a regular rundown of news, gossip and recommendations from and about authors on book tour.