Tracy Glenn

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Somewhere in the Dominican Republic

This series of photographs was taken over a two-week period while shooting a wedding in the Dominican Republic. Locations include Puerta Plata, …

Dominican Republic

Yasmina Reza’s New Novel, Happy Are the Happy, Is Her Most Openly Feminist Work Yet

“I never plan anything, whether I attempt a play or a novel. I just go á <i>l’aventure,</i>” says <b>Yasmina Reza,</b> sitting down to tea before her book lunch at the Modern, in New York’s Museum of Modern Art. Her new novel, <i>Happy are the Happy</i> (Other Press), translated by <b>John Cullen,</b> begins with a Paris couple, …

Unexpected Life Found In The Ocean's Deepest Trench

The Mariana Trench cuts a 1,500-mile incision in the bottom of the Pacific Ocean near the island of Guam. That's where an international team of scientists has just spent over a month sending probes down to the deepest place on Earth.<p>The scientists were stunned by the amount of life they found …

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

Genealogy

Island of Nice: Sri Lanka

Fellow travelers frequently ask me if there are any places I have been that I would go back to in a heartbeat. Well, <b>Sri Lanka</b> quickly comes to mind (I’m currently planning my third trip there). Which, of course, begs the question: Why?<p><b>Here are seven reasons Sri Lanka is on my revisit list for</b> …

Lake Effect