Jacob Mikanowski traces the silver thread of Islam in the tapestry of Eastern European culture.
Jacob Mikanowski on Kapka Kassabova’s travel memoir “Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe.”
Jacob Mikanowski follows Józef Wittlin through the “City of Lions.”
Jacob Mikanowski shares a few lessons about a vanishing Eastern Europe.
Jacob Mikanowski on the Coen Brothers and FX's Fargo
Contributor Jacob Mikanowski reviews Dave Hickey's "Pirates and Farmers."
Jacob Mikanowski on Paul Koudounaris's new book.
Landscape, sacrifice, and American horror
Are paper books becoming obsolete in the digital age, or poised to lead a new cultural renaissance?
Of Master and disciple, an 'unresolved love story'
On Geoff Dyer and Andrei Tarkovsky, 'cinema's great poet of stillness'
It’s hard not to read this as a profession of artistic faith, of Schulz’s conviction in an art made out of scraps and remnants.