James Wood writes about the literary critic Harold Bloom, who died on Monday, at the age of eighty-nine.
Kevin Young writes about the Irish poet Ciaran Carson, who died on Sunday at the age of seventy.
Sarah Larson writes about the life and work of Ric Ocasek, who died on Sunday, at seventy-five, and was a singer for the Cars and a producer for other artists.
Amanda Petrusich writes on the legacy of the photographer Robert Frank, who died on Monday, including his book “The Americans,” his work in the Museum of Modern Art’s famed exhibition “The Family of Man,” and his approach to ambiguity.
Judith Thurman on the life and legacy of the designer Isabel Toledo, who died last week, at the age of fifty-nine.