Essays

Essays

My Painting of Kyiv

Will the birthplace I love still exist for my daughter?
Maria Kuznetsova
On Craft

The Art of Control

Peter Bogdanovich’s masterful restraint
Jason Guriel

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Coming to Terms

How do we find the words for our grief?
Mona Arshi

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The Century

Farewell to a building—and a time
Langdon Hammer
Essays

Unspeakable Pain

What doctors don't hear
Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas
Illustration of three rows of chairs by Laura Padilla Castellanos
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Communalism in the Veld

Rethinking property in South Africa
Glen Retief

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The Spaces We Inhabit

How childhood influences architecture
Turner Brooks
May 2, 2022
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Que Será, Será

Conjuring a long-forgotten memory of my mother
Sven Birkerts
April 11, 2022
Pandemic Files

How COVID-19 Changed Medicine

The pandemic transformed the way I practice. Will that last?
Laura Kolbe
March 14, 2022
Pandemic Files

Lighted Windows in Lockdown

The visible and invisible lives of others
Ben Libman
March 14, 2022
Essays

My Painting of Kyiv

Will the birthplace I love still exist for my daughter?
Maria Kuznetsova
March 12, 2022
Essays

Communalism in the Veld

Rethinking property in South Africa
Glen Retief
March 1, 2022
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More Joy and Less Cool

What it means to be a skater
José Vadi
March 1, 2022
Illustration of fluid black shapes and chairs by Laura Padilla Castellanos
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The Black Shape Slumped in a Chair

Kerry James Marshall and the Taliesin murders
Aisha Sabatini Sloan
March 1, 2022
Illustration of three rows of chairs by Laura Padilla Castellanos
Essays

Unspeakable Pain

What doctors don't hear
Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas
March 1, 2022
Illustration of a figure falling against a green background
Essays

Who Owns Your Story?

Transcending the trauma narrative
Aminatta Forna
February 28, 2022