December 13, 2017 7
Sol Bellear and Denis Walker were two mainstays of a movement that, for the most part, was about building black community.
January 30, 2015 5
An unnamed (and deceased) obituary writer has been handed the blame by those within the newspaper.
June 3, 2010
French-American artist Louise Bourgeois, best known for her giant metal spiders sculptures, has died, aged 98. Adrian Searle reflects on a career of creative abnormalities, like the writhing nest of floppy penises.
May 31, 2010
Film legend Dennis Hopper died yesterday, aged 74. Hopper was notoriously difficult to work with, his personality often described as “bully” and “maniacal”, writes Luke Buckmaster.
July 31, 2009
For two years, The NYT has been allowing notable people to record their own video obituaries, to be published online at the time of their death. The identities of those immortalised are a secret, but include a former president, a Nobel Prize winner, and a playwright.