by guest contributor Nile Davies
by guest contributor Ashley Farmer
by guest contributor Nile A. Davies
In our inaugural podcast, Contributing Editor Cynthia Houng speaks with Prof. Surekha Davies about her book, Renaissance Ethnography and the Invention of the Human: New Worlds, Maps and Monsters (Cambridge University Press, 2016), winner of the 2016 Morris D. Forkosch Prize for the best first book in intellectual history. Below, you’ll find some of the […]
by editor Anne Schult
by guest contributor Thomas Cryer
Classic books and recent essays that have helped us understand pandemics in the past and present.
Sundry readings from our editorial team this week: AJ: Alina Cohen, “The Legendary Bars Where Famous Artists Drank, Debated, and Made Art History” (Artsy) Lungisile Ntsebeza, “This Land is Our Land” (Foreign Policy) Ronald Brownstein, “American Higher Education Hits a Dangerous Milestone” (The Atlantic) Shaun Manning, “The White House Correspondents’ Dinner’s Controversial Jokes… in Action […]