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How Anthony Bourdain Revealed Korea — and Los Angeles’s Koreatown

Colin Marshall reflects on Anthony Bourdain's visits to Korea and Koreatown on "No Reservations" and "Parts Unknown."

A Youthful Instinct to Stay and Fight: An Interview with Tim Winton

Robert Wood interviews Tim Winton about his latest novel, "The Shepherd’s Hut."

What Killmonger Can Teach America About Heroism

Eden Robins on Erik Killmonger, American villainy, and family separation.

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Writing America: How the U.S. Was Recorded into Reality

Practically every week this year, a new book emerges that diagnoses the state of the nation, identifying alarming symptoms and, …

Could Seoul Be the Next Great Cyberpunk City?

Colin Marshall looks back at the great cyberpunk novels and movies and posits that Seoul might be the next site of cyberpunk.

Program Overload: Against the TV Reboot

Rebecca Linde writes against the nostalgia-driven impulse toward television reboots.

If Political Rivals Treat Each Other Like Enemies: Talking to Daniel Ziblatt

Andy Fitch interviews Daniel Ziblatt, co-author of "How Democracies Die" with Steven Levitsky.

Back To The Future? Our Enduring Legacy of Racism 

Cassandra Porter reflects on the enduring legacy of racism in the United States.

Book Culture in New York City

New York's Book Culture is part of LARB's Reckless Reader program.