Woman creates an NFT artwork out of Instagram messages with a celebrity.
Thirty-Five Expressive Heads, by Louis-Léopold Boilly, c. 1825. Musee des Beaux-Arts, Tourcoing, France.
Volume VII, Number 1 | winter 2014
When a former leader of the Tijuana cartel was shot in the back of the head by a man dressed in a clown costume, five hundred clowns from around Latin America joined together at the International Clown Meeting in Mexico City and staged a fifteen-minute laughathon “to demonstrate their opposition to the generalized violence that prevails in our country.”
A jest breaks no bones.—Samuel Johnson, 1781
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Lewis H. Lapham speaks with the author of American Republics: A Continental History of the United States, 1783–1850. More