Articles of Note

The current generation of black thinkers is distinct from its predecessors in many ways, not least this: They don't aspire to the Ivy League... more »

New Books

Soviet bus stops. Among the styles: Gaudi knockoffs, open-fronted dodecahedrons, folksy mosaics. These ruins retain a surreal beauty... more »

Essays & Opinions

Simon Critchley asked his adviser if he could switch from a course on Foucault to one on Derrida. The response: “Man, that’s like going from horseshit to bullshit”... more »