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Marco Roth's Vanished New York in 'The Scientists'

Elizabeth Benedict | Posted 12.08.2012 | Books
Elizabeth Benedict

Profound, intricate, literary, a little gossipy and more than a little heartbreaking -- such is Marco Roth's echt New York memoir, The Scientists.

“Draw It With Your Eyes Closed: The Art of the Art Assignment,” from Paper Monument

Posted 03.30.2012 | Arts

When the American painter, sculptor and installation artist Paul Thek (1933-88) taught art classes at Cooper Union in the late 1970s, he wrote and the...

Are Hipsters Really That Bad?

ARTINFO | Posted 06.18.2011 | Arts

LCD Soundsystem played their final show at Madison Square Garden earlier this month, putting a neat period on a certain phase of hipster culture. I'd ...

Know Your Hedge-Fundese

New York | Daily Intelligencer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Hedge-fund managers use a lot of lingo. The reason they do this is to trick you into thinking what they do is really complicated, and you are too dumb...

Self-Important n+1 Played Absolutely No Role in Resignation of Gawker Editors

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Today I received an email from someone at lit journal n+1 with a link to its just-published Gawker critique by Carla Blumenkranz. The subject line...