Presidential Election of 2008

Nonfiction: Isabel Wilkerson on Michelle Obama’s ‘Becoming’ and the Great Migration

The former first lady’s long-awaited new memoir recounts with insight, candor and wit her family’s trajectory from the Jim Crow South to Chicago’s South Side and her own improbable journey from there to the White House.

All the Presidents’ Memorabilia

An enormous collection of political memorabilia has been languishing in storage since its creator died, and his family and curators are seeking a way to organize and display thousands of treasures.