Love is a way of taking in the whole world as seen through the eyes of the beloved.
Chad Engelland | May 13
Two D&D experts discuss the influences on the world’s most popular role-playing game, from pulp magazines to fantasy fiction.
The Editors | Apr 30
An excerpt from Bini Adamczak’s book “Yesterday's Tomorrow: On the Loneliness of Communist Specters and the Reconstruction of the Future.”
Bini Adamczak | Apr 27
What a long-forgotten dispute over women’s access to public toilets in 19th-century England says about moral reform.
Robert Baker | Apr 16
"To go for a walk with him was a revelation, he would notice so much."
Jane B. Drew | Apr 13
The more we expose ourselves to the prose of the victims, the more visibility we give them.
Gabrielle Decamous | Apr 6
From Challand’s ‘Normal Bicycle’ to Wilson’s Avatar 2000.
Tony Hadland and Hans-Erhard Lessing | Mar 25
The sublime underlies the nobility of Classicism, the awe of Romantic nature, and the terror of the Gothic.
Simon Morley | Mar 22
The story of a numerical system nearly consigned to oblivion.
Stephen Chrisomalis | Mar 18
For Kuliscioff, socialism was not merely an economic solution to the evils of the world, but a “moral solution” that would transform humanity into the “consortium of the free and equal.”
Jamila M. H. Mascat | Mar 8