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Elena Ferrante's upcoming book reveals how much she wanted to remain unknown

What does a successful female artist owe the world?<p>An Italian journalist by the name of Claudio Gatti made the decision for Elena Ferrante in a piece published Sunday in the New York Review of Books and three European publications, citing financial documents to expose the identity of the …

9 Things Successful Authors Do to Sell More Books

Prepare early to ensure that your book has the greatest possible impact for your business.<p>One challenge of being an entrepreneur is getting your name in front of the right people. Publishing a book can be a great way for entrepreneurs to share the depth and uniqueness of their expertise with …

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“True Love”: The Victorian (re)discovery that transformed our understanding of black women’s literature

Overlooked by historians, Sarah E. Farro was the lone black novelist of her era to write for a white readership<p>Two years ago, I was in the United Kingdom working on a follow-up project for my books “Black London” and “Black Victorians/Black Victoriana.” While looking through old British newspapers, …

Chopra Foundation on Twitter: "Our Daily Inspiration! #Detachment http://t.co/WLkKZry1PT"

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How to Create an Empowering Vision Board

Vision board ideas and examples are incredibly useful and inspirational when making your own. I've designed this post to show you <b>how to make your own</b> …

Rising tennis star who quit sport, Oli Golding, says it's too hard to find places to play tennis in London

Golding won junior US Open in 2011 but, in first interview since leaving tour, tells Simon Briggs how difficult it is for young Britons trying to make name for themselves in tennis<p>Even by the standards of British tennis, 2014 has been a turbulent year. The exit of Roger Draper last autumn was …

The Method: Daniel Horowitz

Jazz Junkie. Roaming Resident. Wisteria Waterer. We visit with artist Daniel Horowitz at his Vinegar Hill hideaway.<p>“I usually wake up in a fairly …

The Eternal James Dean

Looking back at an American icon, in honor of his birthday.<p><b>James Dean crashed</b> his $7,000 Porsche Spyder, a.k.a. "Little Bastard," into a Ford Tudor in 1955. He was twenty-four and handsome and ballsy, and the world was in front of him until he arrived at that intersection in Cholame, …

7 Things You Didn't Know About Alexander Wang's H&M Collection

Photo: Getty<p>Who <i>isn't</i> gearing up for Alexander Wang x H&M's launch on November 6? We've already seen the activewear collection virtually, but today, we got a chance to see the collection in the flesh (fabric?)—and yes, it's even BETTER in person. But in addition to getting that awesome first look at …

Style Icon: Jane Birkin

Look no further than the original bohemian cool girl for major style inspiration (and shop these eight picks to achieve it now).<p>1. <b>Sunglasses</b> $345, <i>Chloé</i>; chloe.com for stores.2. <b>Bag</b> $2,900, <i>Salvatore Ferragamo</i>; (866) 337-7242.3. <b>Shoes</b> $845, <i>Giuseppe Zanotti Design</i>; Giuseppe zanottidesign.com.4. <b>Watch</b> …

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10 Things We Learned From Diane von Furstenberg’s New Memoir

She’s a public icon, but there’s still a lot we didn’t know about <b>Diane von Furstenberg</b> until we read her new memoir, <i>The Woman I Wanted to Be</i> (Simon & Schuster). Here are the ten most interesting tidbits.<p><b>Her mother is a concentration camp survivor.</b><br>In 1944, at age twenty, Diane’s mother was arrested …

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How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Reem's Singapore diary: Never a dull moment with Serena Williams

A Serena Williams press conference is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re going to get.<p>Actually, that’s not true, with a box of …

Four Questions With Maria Sharapova

Do they call you lady luck in the most Frank Sinatra sense of the phrase? Then you may be a fan of Avon’s latest, for which tennis star Maria …