This Week's Must Read Each week we invite authors to suggest a book that deepens, contextualizes or offers an new angle on one of the week's major headlines.
As The Ebola Outbreak Worsens, A Book About Compassion
For The Autumnal Equinox, A Poem As Chilling As The Fall Weather
As Independence Vote Approaches, A Spirited Novel About The Scottish Experience
The Considered Bite: Low-Carb Diets And Our Relationship With Food
In An Earthquake, History Fuels One Writer's Anxiety
As Summer Winds Down, Wistful Dreams Of A 'Lost Estate'
'This Fight Begins In The Heart': Reading James Baldwin As Ferguson Seethes
Albert Camus And The Search For Meaning In The Midst Of Ebola
Fiction Explores The Push And Pull Of Arab-Israeli Identity
Surviving An Adult World In Fairy Tales, And Real Life
In Aftermath Of Brazil's World Cup Defeat, A Poem To Numb The Pain
On July 4, A Celebration Of Walt Whitman's Irreverent Hymnal
SCOTUS On Cellphones And The Privacy Of Poetry