All eyes turned to Washington this week as America elected Donald Trump to be our next president.
THE BIG STORY
Critic at Large David Kipen is a former Beltway denizen — he was the director of literature at the NEA — and he shares his thoughts about the president-elect and an American institution: the public library.
ZADIE SMITH’S TOUR DE FORCE
“If ever a novel conjured a sound and dance track, it is ‘Swing Time,’ a multilayered tour-de-force from Zadie...