Jacob Byerly

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American Photographer and Ethnologist Portrays His Work with Indigenous Cultures In Early 1900s

Who was Edward Sheriff Curtis?<p>Edward Sheriff Curtis was an American Photographer and Ethnologist, born on the 16th of February, 1868 on a farm in …

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

9 Reasons Why The Handmaid's Tale Will Be 2017's Must-Watch Hit

It's the dystopian feminist show everyone will be talking about.<p>Escapism only gets you so far. In times like this, with the country on the precipice of a new era nobody understands, sometimes the only option is to dive headlong into that sense of mounting dread about the future. Hulu's beautiful, …

Feminism

13 Top Authors on the Best Books of 2016

Susan Cain, Adam Grant, and more on their favorite reads of the year.<p>2016 has certainly seen its share of ups and downs. From the stress of the …

15 best fiction titles of 2016

“Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all,” Henry David Thoreau once wisely counseled. It is in that spirit that …

7 Life-Changing Books That Are Required Holiday Reading

With so many incredible novels released in 2016, it’s safe to say that fiction is having a major moment. So many incredible novels, in fact (and so …

Books

Book Boxes and Subscriptions: A Gift Guide

Books + Mail. Two of my favorite things. What better gift is there for the reader in your life than more stuff to read? Give them a year in books …

Sony Hopes The Lost Property Office Is the Next Harry Potter

The right franchise can make or break a film studio and the easiest way to find a franchise is in the world of literature. Studios regularly scoop up …

Film Industry

The Best Horror Books of 2016

This year was an interesting one for horror. Not only did genre fans see new books from established heavy hitters, they welcomed a grandmaster’s …

Librarians recommend the books you should read in each decade of your life

If anyone understands that, it's the librarians in the Reader Services department of the New York Public Library.<p>We asked the librarians which titles we should be reading at every stage of our lives, and they were gracious enough to pick their favorites.<p>Here they are.

19 Nonfiction Books From 2016 That Will Expand Your Mind

Read 'em and learn.<p>While we do love our fiction at HuffPost Arts & Culture, 2016 ushered in ample nonfiction work that’s just as worthy of your time and eyeballs.<p>What many need after a drawn-out and frightening election season are resources to unplug and reconnect to our humanity. The sprawling …

The Best Interest: 20 Career-Boosting Books for the New Year

Sayings to keep us sane in the workplace are a dime a dozen: “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” “Genius is 1% inspiration, 99% perspiration.”<p>They’re trite. They’re cheesy. And while these platitudes may find traction on Facebook and Twitter, they only take us so far in the workforce. …

Beyond Athens: The Best Books on the Ancient World

Anthony Everitt’s newly released book the <i>Rise of Athens</i> carries the provocative subtitle <i>The Story of the World’s Greatest Civilization</i>. While that’s certainly debatable, Everitt does make a very strong case for the great Greek city-state. Athens is, after all, the birthplace of democracy: a lasting …

Ancient History

5 Nonfiction Books We’re Excited to Read in 2017

Mutiny, Martyrdom, and National Identity in the Age of Revolution<p>A. Roger Ekirch<p>As we’ve seen with fugitive Edward Snowden, the process of criminal extradition can turn into a diplomatic nightmare, especially when the two nations at the negotiation table already have a difficult relationship. Such …

Books

Russian Photographer's Stunning Outdoor Portrait Photography Examples

Portraits Like These Aren't Common And They're Absolutely Beautiful<p><b>Alexandra Bochkareva</b> is a Russian Photographer based in St Petersburg and has a …