Don’t forget to listen to my podcast, “What Is X?” And check back for new episodes soon: with Danielle Carr on Mental Health, Sean Caroll on Matter, Ju…
Climate Change, Weather, and Time
Social Media as the “False Representative Class”
The Perpetual Hygiene Regime and the STEMification of the Intellectuals
Further Reflections on the Mnemotechnics of Writing
Addendum, September 1: I’ve added a link to the episode of my podcast, “What Is X?” with Matthew Spellberg talking about Dreams. See below for more. Au…
An Anniversary ‘Stack
On Leos Carax's Annette (2021)
Towards a Cultural History of the Beaver
(And on “Violence”)
Moving to Paris in 2013, I found a temporary solution to the problem of my personal library. I drove the vastly greater part of the books I had accumul…
On Time, Storytelling, and the New “Content” Industry