Bookshelf

Autofiction: What Really Happened?

In these 14 novels, it's a blurry line between fiction and nonfiction.

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Bookshelf

Celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th Birthday with Wild Reads

Pack a few of these in a knapsack and go find the nearest wide, open space.

By • 3 days ago
Article

Proof that Biographies Don’t Have to be Boring

Biographies are a vital art, but not all of them are as artful as they are useful.

By • 1 week ago
Bookshelf

What to Read While Waiting for Master of None

14 books to tide you over until Aziz Ansari's hit series returns to Netflix.

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Article

The Artist’s Gaze: The Story Behind Marina Abramović’s Memoir Cover

In anticipation of the performance artist's memoir Walk Through Walls, RIF talks with her editor Tricia Boczkowski about the book's cover.

By • 4 weeks ago
Author Essay

Lost Loves in Literature

Leigh Stein, author of Land of Enchantment, reflects on the books she turns to for comfort.

By Leigh Stein • 4 weeks ago
Bookshelf

7 Books About Art and Artists

Putting art, music and film into words.

By Anna North • 1 month ago
Author Essay

On What Moves the Stars

The connection between Dante and grief.

By JOSEPH LUZZI • 1 month ago