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Finalists Announced! The Masters Review Volume III

<i>Congratulations to the following ten authors, who have been selected for publication in The Masters Review Volume III, guest judged by Lev Grossman.</i> …

Cannes 2014: The Search - The Artist director's Chechen war drama looks for meaning, finds only schmaltz - video

Michel Hazanavicius, the director of The Artist, returns to Cannes with The Search, a war drama set during the second Chechen war in 1999. Xan Brooks, Catherine Shoard and Peter Bradshaw review the film, which is a remake of the 1948 Oscar-winner of the same name and stars Bérénice Bejo as a human …

Michael Pollan: Going Gluten-Free Is 'A Bit Of A Social Contagion'

Acclaimed food writer Michael Pollan is happy so many people are going gluten-free these days, but he said that with the exception of people with celiac disease, it's more of a fad than a medically necessary lifestyle change.<p>"Gluten, I think it's a bit of a social contagion. I think that the number …

John Oliver, Charming Scold

In its first two episodes, John Oliver’s news-satire show, “Last Week Tonight,” which airs on Sunday nights, on HBO, devoted long segments to the ongoing Indian elections and to the status of the death penalty in the United States. In each case, Oliver, grinning, but with serious, almost desperate …

Submit | Ploughshares

We accept submissions to the journal from June 1, to January 15, at noon EST. We greatly prefer online submissions—some submission categories require …

Creative Writing

My Students Don't Know How to Have a Conversation

"Students’ reliance on screens for communication is detracting—and distracting—from their engagement in real-time talk."<p>Recently I stood in front of my class, observing an all-too-familiar scene. Most of my students were covertly—or so they thought—pecking away at their smartphones under their …

Jon Stewart vs. Bill O'Reilly : What Fox Edited Out

Read about this week’s cover, “Out and About,” by the Parisian cartoonist Charles Berberian: http://nyr.kr/QPjyHg

GearCommons: Share gear. Get outside.

As two Tufts alumni powered through the last few miles of a snowshoe marathon in Vermont, they were reminded of their friends who wanted to …

15 Terrifying GoPro Videos to Make Your Heart Skip

The most nervous of worrywarts can experience extreme sports through the lens of a GoPro.<p>The couch offers a perfectly suitable place to virtually …

The Moth - The Moth

"I Would Like to Write a Beautiful Prayer"

By Katherine Faw Morris November 12, 2013<p>Credit: Martha Sprieser, Flannery O’Connor’s roommate at the University of Iowa (Flannery O’Connor Collection, Special Collections, Georgia College Library, Milledgeville, Georgia).<p>Flannery O’Connor was a believer. It was at the end of every story: the …

The Counterintuitive Secret To Pandora’s Success

By John Paul Titlow5 minute Read<p>Pandora has never had a more pivotal moment than this one. The 75 million user-strong service is synonymous with …

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23 Overlooked European Cities You Must Visit In Your Lifetime

(Photo: Getty Images)<p>Everybody loves a European adventure. But when we are going abroad we tend to overlook smaller cities for enduring favorites like Paris, London, Venice and Rome.<p>Once you've visited the classics, it's time to head to one of these underrated cities in Europe.<p><b>1. Cork, Ireland</b><p>Cork …

12 Chinese Travel Tips for Visiting America

China does a lot of business and trade with the United States, and so there are many websites devoted to helping business people navigate American …

Tom Hanks

10 Wilderness Survival Skills From Hatchet | The Art of Manliness

The other day I was sorting through some old books and stumbled upon a childhood favorite, <i>Hatchet,</i> by Gary Paulsen. The last time I read it was …

Provision and Manhood | The 3 P's of Manhood | The Art of Manliness

“Manhood…as a call to action, can be interpreted as a kind of moral injunction to provision kith and kin.”<p>If the imperative to protect is the most …

How to Poop Like a Samurai | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This a guest post from Will Black.</i><p>So you have started shaving with a safety razor like your handsome granddad and taking James Bond …