Mr. Skin Fossilized. Howard Stern Modernized
The purveyor of Hollywood's finest nude bodies and the former shock jock have both released books reflecting on their influence on the past two decades of American culture, revealing varying degrees of development.
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From ‘Too Online’ to Alt-Right and Back Again
We also talk 'Jason X' and how books might actually be bad for learning.
The Superheroines Are Finally Here to Save Us
It took generations before Captain Marvel got her own feature film. But in today's comics and YA books, superheroes who are women have been roaming free.
Hanif Abdurraqib and Morgan Parker Chat Poetry and Blackness in America
The poets found time between their busy touring schedules to talk about 'Magical Negro,' the current wave of contemporary poetry, and how white salons still can't handle black hair.
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What I Learned from Reading a Whole Bunch of Trump Tell-Alls
It's not really selling out unless you cash in.
What Does It Mean to Live a Non-Fascist Life?
Natasha Lennard's new book, "Being Numerous: Essays on Non-Fascist Life," examines the day-to-day considerations of practicing anti-fascism.
Jenny Odell's Anti-Capitalist Argument for Doing Nothing
Jenny Odell's new book "How to Do Nothing" is an anti-capitalist manifesto for collectively shifting our attention to create a better world.
Chris Rush Lived Through the Fire to Share the Flame
Starts taking LSD at age 12. Roams the country working for Christian drug smugglers. Survives violent attacks over his sexuality. Luke Goebel speaks to the man who has seemingly lived through it all and has finally, unbelievably, put it on paper.
The Indie Publisher Trying to Turn the Mueller Report into a Bestseller
Brooklyn-based Melville House makes books from major government reports. Robert Mueller's long-awaited findings could be its biggest hit yet.
'Shrill' Is the Mona Lisa of Body Positive Television
"It’s about surviving and ferociously, defiantly thriving in a world that refuses to see us as anything but a 'before picture.'”
This Philosopher Says We Should Replace Religion with Socialism
In a new book, Martin Hägglund argues that the only way to change our existence is to accept it will end.
Activist Blair Imani Stops by 'VICE LIVE' to Discuss Her Book
'Modern HERstory' tells stories of women and nonbinary people rewriting history.