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Volume XII, Number
The art of life at night—and in new lights.
A reconsideration of Winsor McCay’s Little Nemo in Slumberland.
Narratives of the night sky from across cultures.
Asked whether it was night or day that first emerged when the universe came into existence, sixth-century-bc Greek philosopher Thales of Miletus replied, “Night, earlier by a day.”
Voices In Time
Charlotte Forten Grimké hears of an escape by night.More
Maria Mitchell tells you to look up.More
Charts & Graphs
Somnambulists of note.
Never greet a stranger in the night, for he may be a demon.
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By Jaime Fuller
Book recommendations from a constant reader. More
Woman announces she is divorcing her pirate ghost husband.
Man sues wife for adultery with a ghost.
The World in Time
Lewis H. Lapham talks with Joseph J. Ellis, author of American Dialogue: The Founders and Us.