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‘Young Money,’ by Kevin Roose

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 16:20
First-year investment bankers in the post-crisis era combine a sense of superiority with abject insecurity.
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Letters: Canon Fire

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 16:14
Readers respond to recent essays about Harold Bloom’s “The Western Canon” and a recent review of Kevin Fong’s “Extreme Medicine.”
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Michael Lewis: By the Book

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 09:00
The author of “Liar’s Poker,” “The Blind Side” and, most recently, “Flash Boys” says it’s hard to dramatize the quotidian in a way that makes it fresh for readers: “It’s like describing the air we breathe.”

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ArtsBeat: Impac Dublin Literary Award Narrows Field to 10

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 14:13
Karl Ove Knausgaard, Marie NDiaye and Juan Gabriel Vásquez are among this year’s finalists for the lucrative literary prize.
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Bookends: How Has Fiction Handled the Theme of Money?

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 09:30
Pankaj Mishra and Rivka Galchen discuss how fiction writers have approached the subject of money.

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ArtsBeat: Video: Tim Federle Talks About ‘Five, Six, Seven, Nate!’

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 08:44
In Mr. Federle’s new book, a young actor experiences all the excitement and stress of the opening of a Broadway musical.
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