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The strangest art

A superb new history of opera argues that revivals of classic works are keeping the genre from flourishing today. Not so
Wendy Lesser  

The month in books

From the future of America's economy to the rise of China, January's books shine a light on the human lives behind geopolitical debates
Rohan Silva  

The year in books

Erotic fantasies, boastful autobiographies, science fiction bust-ups and troublesome judges—it’s been an eventful year for literature
Sam Leith