Ludwig Bemelmans

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Five Great Literary Landmarks of NYC: Taverns and Restaurants

    The White Horse Tavern as it looks today Stay in one place long enough, many bars have found, and you're likely to eventually develop literary cachet. Indeed, many of the city's most venerable taverns - Old Town, McSorley's, and the currently-defunct Chumley's - are or were lined with the dust jac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    Brooklyn Heights' Newest Publication

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 14, 1959, Vol. IV, No. 12 The Village Square By John Wilcock Brooklyn Heights, where Villagers go when they get married, has a weekly paper called the Brooklyn Heights Press. For years this publication staggered along printing soci ... More >>

  • Art

    October 10, 2006

    The Undead of Art History

    A melancholic world of old soldiers, grande dames, torpid dandies, and tormented souls.

  • NYC Life

    December 10, 2002