An appreciation of Dante's "Commedia." more »
Alberto Manguel is the award-winning author of hundreds of works, most recently (in English) A Reader on Reading, All Men Are Liars, and The City of Words. He lives in France.
What does it mean to "be" yourself? The face reflected in the mirror is unrecognizable. more »
There are imaginary cities for scientists, vampires, lechers and even bad students—but what about writers? more »