My Favorite Romance Novels of 2018

Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams’s romance novel-writing past came as a surprise to many people. But not to romance readers. …

A Free World His Own: The Indomitable Spirit of Bill Traylor

Andrew M. Davenport reviews "Between Worlds: The Art of Bill Traylor" at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

Intersectionality and the Jews in the Age of Trump

"Precisely how we should parse critiques of Israeli government policies that seem to bleed into hatred of the Jews is a fraught but very pressing project."

That Bit of Philosophy in All of Us: Talking to Tushar Irani

Andy Fitch interviews Tushar Irani, author of "Plato on the Value of Philosophy: The Art of Argument in the Gorgias and Phaedrus."

On Capitalism, Sport, Health, and Fandom: Royce A. White and Nathan Kalman-Lamb in Conversation

Royce A. White and Nathan Kalman-Lamb discuss the recent explosion of mental health issues in the NBA and beyond.

Fantastic Beasts and Muggles: Antihumanism in Rowling’s Wizarding World

Dina Khapaeva explores anti-humanism within JK Rowling's latest additions to the Harry Potter saga.

LARB Highlights 2018

We’re looking back at some of the pieces we’re proud to have published this year. Here is a list curated around some recurring threads in our work.