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Sam Anderson

March 25, 2015
Design News

The latest sales, interior-design events, and industry affairs.

January 17, 2011 |
The Greatest Novel

Invisible Man, The Bonfire of the Vanities, or The Age of Innocence?

December 13, 2010 |
The Year in Books

Sam Anderson's top 10 books of 2010.

December 6, 2010 | The Book Review
American Hustlers

The surprisingly parallel lives of George Washington and Jay-Z.

November 22, 2010 | The Book Review
Nowhere to Run

An insane tale of WWII survival. Starring an Olympian and an ungodly number of sharks.

November 8, 2010 | Feature
A History of Rap As Literature

The artists who flowed so fine they turned Old School rhymes into poetry.

November 8, 2010 | Feature
Straight Outta Comp 101

A language dork finally falls in love with rap.

October 11, 2010 | Feature
Knee-Deep in 'Bovary'

Flaubert’s obsessive masterpiece finally gets the obsessive translation it deserves.

September 13, 2010 | Feature
Big Sometimes Friendly Giant

Roald Dahl—the storyteller as benevolent sadist.

August 23, 2010 | The Book Review
The Precisionist

Jonathan Franzen’s Freedom illustrates, crankily, the joys of the old-timey literary novel.

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