Joanna Scutts is a historian, critic and curator based in New York. She is the author of “The Extra Woman: How Marjorie Hillis Led a Generation of Women to Live Alone and Like It” (Liveright/W.W. Norton, 2017.
The L.A. Times Book Festival, held over the weekend of April 21-22, is an annual celebration of reading and literary culture in a town often stereotyped as not exactly bookish. But Hollywood runs on stories, so this year the festival … Read more
“We walk through life influenced by all sorts of weird stuff,” says “Letter of Recommendation” editor Willy Staley. His column in The New York Times Magazine offers a place to celebrate those obsessions, fascinations and private joys, in a tight … Read more