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Spectral Awareness: 8 Quotes From Authors With Autism

Here are a few quotes from authors with autism to underscore the continued struggle for acceptance and understanding of those on the spectrum.


How Darwin's Book On the Origin of Species Changed America

We spoke with author Randall Fuller about Charles Darwin, his groundbreaking book, and our modern relationship with the theory of natural selection.


Don’t Hang Back With the Brutes: 10 Quotes On the Value of the Arts

Herewith are quotes by thinkers, artists, and authors throughout history who observed the tremendous power of the arts to shape our minds.


A Peek Inside Playboy’s First Nudity-Free Issue

Playboy is getting back to its more literary roots, A. O. Scott is cutting out the middle man, and more in today's roundup. Welcome to it!


Would Charles Darwin Have Taken Xanax?

There’s so much we don’t know about the psychological truths behind key historic figures. Take Charles Darwin, for example.


The Little Anthropologist Who Could: Paul Du Chaillu in ‘Between Man and Beast’

Monte Reel spins a marvelous yarn in Between Man and Beast, a biographical sketch of French explorer Paul Du Chaillu, who swept Victorian England by storm with his gorilla discoveries.