2019 Festival Albertine to Take On Climate Change

2019 Festival Albertine to Take On Climate Change

The coming Festival Albertine, an annual gathering of American and Francophone activists, intellectuals, writers and artists, will focus on a truly international topic: climate change. The Cultural Services of the French Embassy and Albertine Books announced Tuesday...
But Does It Tell You When a Melon Is Ripe?

But Does It Tell You When a Melon Is Ripe?

“The Melon” is Amy Goldman’s fifth book, and as with her other titles, it’s a visual stunner and a revelation. It represents nine years of cultivating, studying, tasting and having Victor Schrager on hand to photograph 125 kinds of melons at her farm in Rhinebeck in...
The Far Side Teases Its Return

The Far Side Teases Its Return

A new era of the The Far Side, the newspaper strip by Gary Larson, is coming.Fans noticed over the weekend that the strip’s official website had been updated with a new cartoon and a message: “Uncommon, unreal, and (soon-to-be) unfrozen. A new online era of The Far...