For the past 17 years, she has stood as the punk siren of the band No Doubt. But there is more to Gwen Stafani's platinum blonde life than meets the eye. There's her fashion line, her acting career, and her first solo dance album with a little help from some music-industry heavies
The question of biography is a loaded one when evaluating the work of artists—particularly photographers such as David, who relied as much on formal structures as the intimacies he created with subjects in the temporary safety zones of his camera frame.
In his latest story collection, Brooklyn writer Rick Moody envisions a terrifying landscape where New York is annihilated and a new drug takes over what's left. It's a brave new world that only Moody could spin
They sleep right under you. Enjoy the same restaurants. Use the same street. But that's okay, because you live in their city. In his latest book, writer Robert Sullivan examines the darker, dirties, trash-strewn history of rats in America—one tail at a time
Some writers are national treasures. Salman Rushdie is an international necessity. From his days in hiding to his life above ground in New York, Rushdie doesn't write about one big world. He writes about all of them
Horror movie stars aren't only made by running from knife-weilding maniacs in front of the camera. Special effects makeup artist Tom Savini is responsible for some of the most horrifying gore in modern cinema
A new wave of photographers is producing work that doesn't merely resuscitate old motifs. These cameramen are barreling ahead with an awareness of how photography's conventions and restrictions can be turned upside down