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January 25, 2020
January 22, 2020
By John Burnside
On the poetry of Siegfried Sassoon.
January 24, 2020
By Jaime Fuller
Emma Willard, excavations, and repatriation.
January 21, 2020
By Alejandro de la Fuente and Ariela J. Gross
Using manumission to disentangle blackness and enslavement in Cuba, Louisiana, and Virginia.
January 17, 2020
Museums, a meteorite, and McDonald’s.
January 16, 2020
By Julie Peakman
On the dancers of the Mughal empire.
January 15, 2020
By Kathy Peiss
Banning books in occupied Germany.
January 14, 2020
By Clare Carlisle
One of the author’s most constant companions was a philosopher who had been dead for well over a century.
January 13, 2020
By Kate Fullagar
Revisiting the English painter’s portraits of Mai and Ostenaco.
January 11, 2020
By Elizabeth Della Zazzera
Mnemotechnics and the visualization of memory.
January 10, 2020
The bagel mafia, fires, and a famous dognapping.
Seal helps stop an alleged international drug gang.
Dog bites man, stops robbery.
Radical life extensionists trust science to cure death.
A doctor mines the habits of history’s long-lived for tips.