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  1. profile
    ‘The Goal Is to Get As Bright As Possible’For the highly prolific writer Akwaeke Emezi, literary success is a spiritual calling.
  2. encounter
    What’s Wrong With Identity Politics?Philosopher Olúfemi O. Táíwò’s new book reclaims the concept from elite power brokers.
  3. fashion
    Waking Up From the Nap DressHow the proudly personally privileged Nell Diamond convinced so many women to wear pajamas in public.
  4. perfil
    Fernanda Melchor y la tragedia del machismoCon historias inspiradas en el crimen, la novelista arroja luz a los rincones oscuros de la masculinidad.
  5. encounter
    ‘What Would You Like to Know?’An afternoon of pleasant negotiation with actor, stealth musician, and Taylor Swift muse Joe Alwyn.
  6. profile
    Fernanda Melchor Writes Tragic MachismoIn her crime-inspired novels, male fear and desire are two sides of the same coin.
  7. encounter
    Ocean Vuong Considers His Work ‘Badass Emo’“I don’t see the fame until it pounces on me, which literally happened the other day.”
  8. profile
    Margo Jefferson Makes Her WayWith her book Constructing a Nervous System, the critic set herself a challenge: to recount her life through a web of influences.
  9. the intelligencer profile
    The Cult of Adam ToozeHow the impeccably credentialed, improbably charming economic historian supplanted the dirtbag left.
  10. encounter
    Hollywood’s Cancel-Culture ConsultantLacey Leone McLaughlin is hand-holding anxious execs afraid of their young assistants.
  11. profile
    In Another Life, Ke Huy Quan Was a StarHe was an ’80s icon who left acting behind. For his role in Everything Everywhere All at Once, he called on his past selves.
  12. profile
    Taylor Tomlinson’s Off-Trend ComedyHer old-school act is a hit onstage and on TikTok. And she’s only getting bigger.
  13. profile
    Hailey Whitters Made a Home for Country Music in the HeartlandHer new album Raised is a voice for a part of America that Nashville often overlooks.
  14. encounter
    Ben McKenzie, Actor Turned Crypto NaysayerWho knew the world needed a celebrity crypto anti-influencer influencer — and that it would be Ryan from The O.C.?
  15. profile
    John Cameron Mitchell on Playing Joe Exotic and How Annoying NYC Has BecomeHe’s bought a house in New Orleans, where bohemia is still cost-effective.
  16. spring fashion
    Christopher John Rogers’s Fearless American LuxuryThe 28-year-old designer finds glamour in color, cartoons, and Jell-O molds.
  17. profile
    Gunna Pushed Himself to the TopAfter a decade making music, the rapper is finally known for his name alone.
  18. encounter
    Wendy MacNaughton’s Drawing LessonsThe illustrator teaching kids (and their parents) how to see.
  19. profile
    Quinta Brunson Made Network TV Cool AgainShe got famous through her memes. Now she has created the most charming show of the winter, Abbott Elementary.
  20. profile
    Mitski in 9 ActsIf the musician has to reveal herself at all, she’d rather do it one short burst at a time.
  21. profile
    Sean Thor Conroe, ProtégéBefore the writer could publish his first novel, Fuccboi, he lost his fiercest advocate. Now he’s facing the hype alone.
  22. politics
    Why Did Keisha Lance Bottoms Quit?The mayor of Atlanta was a rising star in Democratic politics. Then the crime wave hit.
  23. encounter
    Peter Sarsgaard’s Literary FixationsThe bee-raising, orchard-tending Brooklyn aristocrat on reading Nabokov and making films with Maggie.
  24. interview
    Painting With Frankies Co-founder Frank Falcinelli“To create a space and then to create in the space is always very rewarding.”
  25. podcasts
    Why Are All Your Cool Friends Listening to How Long Gone?A closer look at the bro-y culture podcast’s unexpected appeal.
  26. encounter
    Who’s Afraid of Podcast Provocateur Dasha Nekrasova?She’s on a hit HBO show and made a horror movie about Jeffrey Epstein. Are her days of niche fame over?
  27. perfil
    Bad Bunny DesconectadoEste año, Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio cumplió 27 años. Ha sido un momento de introspección.
  28. profile
    Bad Bunny Off CycleBenito Antonio Martínez Ocasio turned 27 this year. It’s been a time for introspection.
  29. ideas
    David Graeber’s Possible WorldsThe author of Debt and The Dawn of Everything left behind countless admirers and an abiding belief that society could be changed for the better.
  30. profile
    Simon Rex Doesn’t Want to Be That Guy AnymoreThe former MTV VJ partied his way through the early aughts, lost his career for a decade, and now, improbably, is being lauded by the Hollywood elite.
  31. encounter
    Huma Abedin Is Ready to Tell You Who She IsThroughout a public career and an even more public marriage, the political confidante has remained an enigma, until now.
  32. encounter
    ‘The Depth Is in the Pictures, Not What I Say About Them’Rosalind Fox Solomon has been making haunting photographs for 50 years. She’s got more stories to tell than she lets on.
  33. profile
    Matt Berry Has a TypeThe actor is known for playing ridiculous characters with a straight face — the stupider the better.
  34. encounter
    Rebecca Ferguson Is the Real Star of DuneShe plays the intimidating Lady Jessica in the sci-fi epic. She’s much friendlier in person.
  35. profile
    Writing Through the MomentThe Kings are known for making TV that captures the Zeitgeist. It’s a high-wire act that’s gotten trickier post-Trump.
  36. profile
    The Post-COVID, Post-Manhattan Plans of Keith McNally“I’ve nothing in the bank and need to earn money while I still can.”
  37. profile
    Kumail Nanjiani’s FeelingsThe actor always wanted his own superhero transformation. Now he’s buff, a Marvel star, and struggling with how much of his new body is his own.
  38. profile
    Under Her SkinJulia Ducournau lets us in on the years of fury, angst, and comedy that fueled the Palme d’Or–winning, genre-smashing Titane.
  39. profile
    How Do You Follow The Sopranos?David Chase returns to the masterpiece he’s been unable to escape since it went off the air 14 years ago.
  40. power
    Simone Biles Chose Herself“I should have quit way before Tokyo.”
  41. profile
    Hearing Things With Ruth OzekiHer latest novel teems with voices — most of them belonging to what she might call “nonhuman persons.”
  42. fall preview 2021
    Getting to Know H.E.R.The artist is halfway to an EGOT, but she’s still a mystery to the masses. You have to see her live to understand her.
  43. fall preview 2021
    Adrienne Warren Stands UpShe opened in Tina so badly hurt she could barely walk. Then came another mountain to climb.
  44. fall fashion
    Naomi Campbell Is UndisputedAt 51, the supermodel is discovering what comes after global icon.
  45. profile
    The Myth MakersVeneno turned a forgotten trans trailblazer into a global icon. Creators Javier Ambrossi and Javier Calvo just might be next.
  46. profile
    They Call Him Loop DaddyMarc Rebillet livestreams improvised music to millions of fans, often in just his boxer briefs.
  47. encounter
    Gossiping With Tabloid Icon Cindy AdamsThe stalwart of the New York Post gets ready to tell all — kind of.
  48. profile
    Anthony Veasna So Knew He Was a StarWhen the author died at 28, he was on the cusp of literary fame. Everyone remembers him differently.
  49. theater
    Redemption, Now on BroadwayAntoinette Chinonye Nwandu is determined for her play Pass Over to end on a high note — if she can just stick the rewrite.
  50. profile
    Boys, InterruptingAt home with Please Don’t Destroy, the sketch-comedy group all over your feeds.
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