Elon Green Looks Beyond the 'Last Call' Killer
With his meticulously reported first book, the journalist brings to life a forgotten sliver of queer New York nightlife that was darkened by a series of terrifying killings. Read now
Behind The Scenes
5 of the Most Shocking Moments from ‘Meeting Manson,’ Unpacked
The last journalist to speak to Charles Manson in person remembers the strange circumstances and unsettling fascination that brought them together. Read now
Science & Technology
‘Donor 9623’ and the Strange Business of Making Babies
Law professor Dov Fox thought the hardest case of his career was about the problems with predicting how a child’s life might unfold. The real questions went much deeper. Read now
Arts & Culture
My Big Little Corner Of Nowhere
Isaac Gomez, playwright and author of Audible Original 'The Way She Spoke', shares what it was like after his hometown of El Paso endured this year’s devastating massacre. Read now
Arts & Culture
With Pablo Escobar's Colombia as Backdrop, One Author Expertly Tackles Themes of Family, Friendship, and Immigration
Author Ingrid Rojas Contreras shares how her cartel-tinged novel 'Fruit of the Drunken Tree' revisits a nation’s violent history through the eyes of a child. Read now
No Guilty Pleasure Here: Why Ethically Executed True Crime Has My Heart
Editor Kat Johnson professes her love of well-done true crime books that strike the right balance between telling an engaging tale and being salacious. Read now
A Dark Fixation: Psychopaths In Literature
A certain type of character has always inspired awe, revulsion, fear, and arousal. But as our understanding deepens, so does our appreciation for the well-written psychopath. Read now