Essays

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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
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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

Browse

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Fish nets hanging on a wall
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From The Piranhas: The Boy Bosses of Naples

An excerpt from the Italian
Roberto Saviano,
Antony Shugaar
August 29, 2018
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Instructive Formalities

The poetry of Laura Bush
Mary Barnett
August 13, 2018
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Hope

On sisterhood
Mary Barnett
July 30, 2018
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On This Day

The war and the memories
Mary Barnett
July 16, 2018
Illustration of Matterhorn (mountain).
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A Mountaineer’s Imagination

Journeying up the Matterhorn
Veronica Tomasic
July 9, 2018
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Corporatism/Professionalism

An unnecessary distinction
Feisal G. Mohamed
July 3, 2018
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Bengali Baboo

Deborah Baker
July 1, 2018
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Great Aunt Dorothea Mendelssohn

or, Foam on the wave
Lily Tuck
July 1, 2018
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In the Tank

George Jackson and prison as a system of terror
Tom Sleigh
July 1, 2018
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Unliving Hands

Lyric Distance in Owen’s “Anthem for Doomed Youth”
Adam Keller
July 1, 2018