Culture
  • The Troll Slayer

    In February, Mary Beard, a classics professor on the University of Cambridge, gave a lecture on the Briti ...

    In February, Mary Beard, a classics professor on the University of Cambridge, gave a lecture on the British Museum titled “Oh Do Shut Up Dear!” With amiable indignation, she explored the various ways ...

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  • Joanna Hogg’s Self-Portrait of a Lady

    The Wallace Collection, on Manchester Square, in central London, incorporates artwork works that have bee ...

    The Wallace Collection, on Manchester Square, in central London, incorporates artwork works that have been gathered within the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries by successive Marquesses of Hertford. ...

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  • Theatre Laid Bare

    When Tony Kushner’s “Angels in America: Millennium Approaches” opened on Broadway, in 1993, in a manufact ...

    When Tony Kushner’s “Angels in America: Millennium Approaches” opened on Broadway, in 1993, in a manufacturing directed by George C. Wolfe, the play ended with a winged angel crashing right into a dyi ...

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  • Margaret Atwood, the Prophet of Dystopia

    When Margaret Atwood was in her twenties, an aunt shared along with her a household legend a couple of at ...

    When Margaret Atwood was in her twenties, an aunt shared along with her a household legend a couple of attainable seventeenth-century forebear: Mary Webster, whose neighbors, in the Puritan city of Ha ...

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  • Thanksgiving in Mongolia

    My favourite sport after I was a baby was Mummy and Explorer. My father and I'd commerce off roles: one a ...

    My favourite sport after I was a baby was Mummy and Explorer. My father and I'd commerce off roles: one among us needed to lie very nonetheless with eyes closed and arms crossed over the chest, and th ...

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  • Glennon Doyle’s Honesty Gospel

    On the morning earlier than the Presidential election, the creator and activist Glennon Doyle was consumi ...

    On the morning earlier than the Presidential election, the creator and activist Glennon Doyle was consuming espresso in mattress, exhausted. For the previous forty days, she had led her 1.5 million In ...

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