Man auctions Dixie cup that could have touched the lips of Elvis.
The Dead Toreador, by Édouard Manet, c. 1864. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Volume VI, Number 4 | fall 2013
I was born without knowing why, I have lived without knowing why, and I am dying without either knowing why or how.—Pierre Gassendi, 1655
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The World in Time
Lewis H. Lapham talks with Holger Hoock, author of Scars of Independence: America’s Violent Birth, at a New York Public Library event. More