Books / Double Take Category

April 7, 2019

Sunday Reading: Modern Philanthropy

From The New Yorker’s archive, pieces by Elizabeth Kolbert, Alec MacGillis, John Colapinto, Ian Parker, Larissa MacFarquhar, and Nathan Heller on topics surrounding modern philanthropy, including tax loopholes, the tech industry, celebrity gifting, and…

March 31, 2019

Sunday Reading: Dystopian Fiction

From The New Yorker’s archive, pieces by Jill Lepore, Ginger Strand, Rebecca Mead, Anthony Burgess, Richard Brody, and Laura Miller, about the history of dystopian fiction and novels, including “Slaughterhouse-Five,” “The Handmaid’s Tale,” “A Clockwork…