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Why Do Women Love True Crime?
Men are more likely to be involved in violent crime — as perpetrators and victims — but women love to read about it. Kate Tuttle considers the gendered attractions of the genre.
5 Monday Must-Reads
Pete Buttigieg’s life in the closet. Jeffrey Epstein’s powerful friends. Finding bliss in a blackout. And more.
Vantage
A poem by Natasha Trethewey, reflecting on the Apollo 11 moon landing.
What Children Remember From the War
Svetlana Alexievich’s newly translated oral history, “Last Witnesses,” presents the recollections of Russians who experienced World War II as children.
11 of Our Best Weekend Reads
It was never about busing. Where are all the Bob Ross paintings? Aziz Ansari speaks. Farewell, Ross Perot. Visiting the Oracle of Delphi. And more.