NY Times Magazine: The Inspiration Issue

What inspires you in your life and work?

In the magazine’s Inspiration Issue, we tell you about the best books, movies, TV shows, music and art on the horizon, and the stories that led to their creation.

Michael Chabon writes about how the O.J. Simpson verdict inspired “Telegraph Avenue,” Alicia Keys describes how she wrote the song “Girl on Fire,” Junot Díaz shares the artifacts that help him write and much more.

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