Anaïs Nin’s Los Angeles Hideaway Still Keeps Her Secrets

Shrouded by the pines of Silver Lake, the erotic writer’s minimalist, midcentury residence is a lasting monument to her life and legacy.

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Chuck Close: The Conversation I Never Had With Him

The artist’s image has been reduced to the sexual harassment accusations against him, but I knew him to be more than that.

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In ‘Little Birds,’ Anaïs Nin Erotica Gets a Revolutionary New Context

Created by the artist Sophia Al-Maria, the new series resituates Nin’s erotic short story collection in 1955 Morocco, a year before the country threw off its colonialist yoke.

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