Popular culture shapes our fantasies, our expectations and our beliefs about what is real, argues Susan Bordo. She picks five books that shed light on popular culture, including the notion of the 'pseudo-event.'
The Oscar-nominated director of Black Swan recommends five books on film—and discusses the moviemakers who inspire him
The film legend discusses books that have resonated with him, from JD Salinger to Elia Kazan and beyond
The legendary American critic sounds off on auteurism, his own career and the value of the traditional film-writing canon over Internet innovations such as IMDB