Nonfiction

Essays

For Argument's Sake

In praise of high school debate
Becca Rothfeld
Books

The Sublime Modes of Sheila Heti

The novelist as philosopher
Noreen Khawaja

Essays

Communalism in the Veld

Rethinking property in South Africa
Glen Retief

On Craft

The Art of Control

Peter Bogdanovich’s masterful restraint
Jason Guriel
Ideas

Hard Wired

How evolutionary psychology ended up at the heart of the culture wars
Hari Kunzru
Essays

Camera Mortis

How photographs of the dead helped me mourn
Lili Hamlyn

Browse

Nonfiction

Ideas

The All Play No Fun Economy

How did we end up teetering between euphoria and exhaustion?
Jessikah Díaz