The Brooklyn Rail is participating in the 2019 Venice Biennale
Hugh Hefner had his reasons for not going pinkshowing pussyin Playboy.
In 1955 a piece of music premiered that briefly reconciled the warring factions of the European avant-garde.
The squawking guitar that kickstarts Lets Build a Car by the Swell Maps is a strident, clattering testament to the musical creativity that exploded out of the UK in the mid-seventies.
Drafted into Fort Dix after the Korean War, Robert Farris Thompson heard the Seventh Army needed a historian and volunteered.
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