Vladimir Nabokov and his notebook. (Photo by Carl Mydans//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)
Our editors are a diverse lot, and are constantly perusing a long and broad list of publications. Fashion? Art? Architecture? Culinary studies? Semantics? It’s all here. In What We’re Reading, PaperCity shares the wealth.
Vladimir Nabokov, the author of Lolita and Pale Fire (to name but two of his great works) was a brilliant and prolific writer (and a respected butterfly collector). In fact, Speak, Memory may be the greatest memoir ever written. Click here for a few words about it.
Tim Duncan is retiring, and that’s big news. He spent his entire career with the San Antonio Spurs, and made the All-Star Team 15 times. Here’s a look at some of his other accomplishments.
Picassos, van Goghs, Cezannes, and a Pollock. Just a few of the artists whose works were owned by Basil and Elise Goulandris, and are now at the center of an acrimonious and complex family feud. Click here for all of the intrigue and skullduggery.