Portrait of the Artist

Each Monday, we interview an artist about his or her work.

Asturias Days

American writer Clellan Coe, who has lived on the windswept northern coast of Spain for many years, sees her surroundings as both an insider and an outsider.

Measure by Measure

A blog about classical music from Sudip Bose, the Scholar’s managing editor.

View from Rue Saint-Georges

A blog about expatriate life in Paris. Thomas Chatterton Williams is the author of a memoir, Losing My Cool. He is at work on a book about how we define race in America, told through his own experience of growing up with a white mother and black father, and of raising a blond-haired, blue-eyed daughter in France.

Next Line, Please


Each Tuesday, our readers contribute a new line of verse—or a completed poem—in collaboration with a renowned poet.