Howard Schneider

Howard Schneider, a writer and editor, wrote a teenage fan letter to Ralph Ellison. Ellison’s reply isn’t in this book, as he never sent one.

Posts by Howard Schneider

Machines Like Me

BY IAN MCEWAN NAN A. TALESE/DOUBLEDAY, 2019 333 PP., $26.95 Early on in this novel, the momentous question it raises—what is a human being?—becomes... Read More

21 Lessons for the 21st Century

BY YUVAL NOAH HARARI SPEIGEL & GRAU, 2018 400 PP.; $28.00 Israeli historian Yuval Noah Harari is the author of Sapiens: A Brief 
History... Read More

Leonardo da Vinci

BY WALTER ISAACSON SIMON & SCHUSTER, 2017 624 PP.; $35.00 “Leonardo was a genius,” Walter Isaacson says near the end of Leonardo da Vinci.... Read More