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Naomi Campbell Talks to Marc Jacobs About 30 Years in the Spotlight

April 19, 2021

Although she built a career by walking the walk, the 50-year-old supermodel and activist has never been shy about talking the talk. From her home in Africa, she tells her friend about the lessons learned from her extraordinary life.

WWW Bulletin

Lady Gaga’s “Artpop,” The #RHOBH Trailer, and That Gucci Collaboration

April 16, 2021

This is the World Wide Web. Let’s talk about it.

the moment

The Rise of Ella Emhoff, Newly Minted Style Star

April 16, 2021

An IMG modeling contract. A Proenza Schouler runway debut. A knitwear collaboration with Batsheva? Not since, well, ever has America’s Second Daughter made this much fashion noise.

in conversation

Emma Thompson and Tony Kushner Reflect on a Year of Rest and Resignation

April 15, 2021

A reunion between friends on the occasion of another perestroika.

First Draft

Hanif Abdurraqib’s Favorite Poets are Muhammad Ali and Allen Iverson

April 13, 2021

The “A Little Devil in America” author takes us beyond the blank page and into his process.

15 Minutes

Juno Birch on Self-Love, Good Looks, and Bingo Wings

April 12, 2021

The Manchester-based artist and self-proclaimed alien touches down on Earth just long enough to answer some questions from the writings of Warhol.

Politics

Senator Amy Klobuchar Makes Her Antitrust Case to Jamie Lee Curtis

April 12, 2021

“I am literally taking on the biggest companies the world has ever known.”

CLUB MEL

@NewYorkNico and @Melzy917 on #NewYorkNiConnections and Dating

April 9, 2021

This week’s edition of Club Mel is all about love.

talk hole

Talk Hole: Of Dogs and Men

April 9, 2021

All talk, no bite.

LITERATURE

Can Jeff VanderMeer Save Us From Extinction?

April 8, 2021

With the release of his new environmental thriller, the master of “cli-fi” tells his writer friend Carmen Maria Machado how he remains hopelessly hopeful about life on this ball of uncertainty called Earth.

IN CONVERSATION

Kathryn Hahn Gets One Degree Closer to Kevin Bacon

April 7, 2021

The ‘City on the Hill’ and ‘WandaVision’ stars on acting, dancing, and using your superpowers for good.

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For Olivia Rodrigo, “Drivers License” Is Only the Beginning

April 7, 2021

The 18-year-old sensation isn’t letting a historic number-one hit get to her head: “I’ll be a developing artist until I’m 85.”

REQUIRED READING

Gabriela Garcia’s Debut Novel Tells an Immigrant Story That Echoes Through Time

April 7, 2021

In “Of Women and Salt,” the award-winning poet plumbs deeper than the diaspora.

ART

A Talk Between Mel Bochner and Carroll Dunham 50 Years in the Making

April 7, 2021

The legendary conceptual artist sits down with his old friend to discuss why Italy was such a savior to his sensibility and why he didn’t mind serving as the bad-boy American interloper.

FIRST DRAFT

Helen Oyeyemi on Why Writing is Like “Inner Space Travel”

April 6, 2021

The “Peaces” author takes us beyond the blank page and into her process.

Club Mel

Angelyne, Billboard Queen, Explains NFTs

April 2, 2021

A glamorous conversation about digital art and more with Mel Ottenberg. Ooh!

IN CONVERSATION

Noma Dumezweni and Cynthia Erivo on Spirituality, Broadway, and Made for Love

April 2, 2021

The two British actors and friends catch up from across the pond ahead of Dumezweni’s turn in the HBO Max comedy “Made for Love.”

it's L.A.

Rachel Sennott Wants It All

April 2, 2021

The comedian and “Shiva Baby” star on butt pics, children, and getting out of L.A.

let's talk about clothes, baby

Emily Spivack on Turning Her Bestselling Book Worn Stories Into a New Docuseries

April 1, 2021

The author discusses the difference between style and fashion—and why that matters.

first draft

Melissa Febos on Her Literary Inspirations, Writing Habits, and Notebook Fetish

March 30, 2021

The “Girlhood” author takes us beyond the blank page.