Read — 2014/09/14

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles includes:

  1. Why the economic gender gap will eventually close“, by Tyler Cowen (NY Times).
  2. Andris Nelsons gets ready to lead the Boston Symphony“, by James R. Oestreich (NY Times).
  3. The death of adulthood in American culture“, by A.O. Scott (NY Times).
  4. Against YA“, by Ruth Graham (Slate). Inveighing against escapism and the surrender of adults’ time to the instant gratification, predigested plots, and simplified worlds of young-adult fiction.

    Read whatever you want. But you should feel embarrassed when what you’re reading was written for children.

  5. Vogue editors share their favorite breakup movies of all time“, by Patricia Garcia (Vogue).