After winning an Oscar for playing a struggling musician in "Crazy Heart," Jeff Bridges returns to his musical roots with a new album.
South African sci-fi gets high marks again with a new book about people who are bonded with animals.
A new documentary contends that author Ken Kesey's legendary cross-country road trip kicked off the psychedelic 1960s.
How Mario Bros changed the face of gaming, and why it continues to be a huge presence after 30 years.
Long-time frontman Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips looks back on his colorful career in alternative music.
An argument for why buildings like the Walt Disney Music Hall and the CCTV building in Beijing, while breathtaking, may be architecturally absurd.
The avant garde film by Christian Marclay is a 24-hour montage of film references to the hours and minutes of the day, as those minutes pass in real time.
Fifteen years after writing the book which became the film 'Precious,' Sapphire writes 'The Kid,' about Precious' son, Abdul.
For younger audiences, 'The Normal Heart' -- which recently won three Tony Awards -- is not just a tragedy, but a history lesson.
Obreht recently became the youngest person ever to win the Orange Prize, given every year to the best English-language novel by a woman.