Link Roundup: Literary Hoaxes, Stylish Kids, & New Food Mags

Here are links to articles I’ve been meaning to read. Have you read any of these, and if so, what did you think? What’s on your to-read list?

  • The United States of Japan [The New Yorker]

  • Literary Hoaxes and the Ethics of Authorship: What happens when we find out writers aren’t who they said they were [The New Yorker]

  • 90 extensive profiles of women of great renown and distinction, as featured in issue n°s 1 to 18 [The Gentlewoman]

  • Her Private Space: On Brigid Hughes, Editor [Literary Hub]

  • Writing the History of Sexual Assault in the Age of #Metoo [Perspectives on History]

  • A New Generation of Food Magazines Thinks Small, and in Ink [The New York Times]

  • 48 of the Coolest Kids in New York [The New York Times]

  • Do Proteins Hold the Key to the Past? New methods are allowing a group of scientists to reëxamine the world’s libraries and archives, in search of the hidden lives of authors [The New Yorker]

  • On Worrying About Linda [Los Angeles Review of Books]

  • An Open Letter to Elena Ferrante—Whoever You Are [The Atlantic]