Articles of Note

Collapse of The New Republic. 'If we published Nietzsche's Birth of Tragedy, the only question would be, ?Did it travel well?? ?Yes, Wagner tweeted it??... more »

New Books

Art in an age of relentless acceleration. The novel used to be a speedy way of delivering ideas and experiences. Now it's unbearably slow ... more »

Essays & Opinions

The less we know about the deep past ? and we don't know much ? the more climate looks like an all-purpose explanation of economic and political change... more »