Splat, Spackle, Plop!Is Jackson Pollock a genius, or what?
Positively Fourth-RateThe latest Dylan release exposes the bootleg fallacy.
The Slate Arts IndexIs high culture riding high?
I Have Seen the Millennium, and It Works.A huge dome near London symbolizes ... nearly everything.
Exhibiting ContemptPopulism vs. democracy at the art museum.
Orwell, ListingThe author of 1984 was right to name names.
Avant-Garde, My Derri?The new academicism.
The Modern LibraryWill anyone borrow books in the future?
Jesus H. Christ!Corpus Christi takes the principle of artistic expression in vain.
Paying for OperaWhy it costs so much, and what to do about it.
Style LabA tour through downtown Manhattan's design incubator.
Uncritical CriticsMost movies are terrible, but you wouldn't know it from the reviews. Why?
“100 Best Novels”? The Authors RespondEavesdropping on the Dead Authors' Guild Listserv.