30 June 2012

A Summer Rubik’s Cube

This summer the American Library will be rectifying a longstanding peculiarity in the way its book collections are physically arranged. For years, even decades, the Library’s […]
23 February 2011

Not just a thriller writer

Scott Turow, who will be the Library’s featured gala dinner speaker on May 24, is known for writing legal-themed thrillers. But he writes often and insightfully […]
11 November 2010

A life in books

If you’re interested in what a great book editor sounds like and thinks about in 2010, you could not do better than reading this long interview […]
3 September 2010

What I read on my summer vacation

The Library director’s peculiar (and occasionally regretted) choice of  reading matter – and an invitation to share what you are reading. Hitch-22: A Memoir by Christopher […]