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Symposia

A Symposium on the American Landmass

Various
Departments

Household Object: Amazon Package

Heike Geissler
Comics

Eliza

Tommi Parrish
Interviews

An Interview with Sandor Ellix Katz

Liz Crain
Essays

Send in the Clones

James Pogue
Essays

The Disaster and How Some Escaped

Will Stephenson

Selected Writing

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Vauhini Vara

Small World

In 2014, Mary Caley, a retired JCPenney manager living in a condo in Laguna Hills, California, turned to her husband, George, with a proposal. Mary and George were addicted to ...

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Will Stephenson

The Disaster and How Some Escaped

1. The first victim of the RMS Titanic died in 1910, two years before the ship sank. This was Samuel Scott, an Irish shipyard worker who fell off a ladder into the open hull ...

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Haruki Murakami

Three Short Essays on Jazz

Billie Holiday I listened to Billie Holiday a lot when I was young. And I found her moving. But I didn’t really appreciate how marvelous she was until later, when I was much ...

Comics

Comics

Eliza

Tommi Parrish
Comics

Taking Shape

B Hayward
Comics

Everyone is in Love Except Me

Gina Wynbrandt
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Schema Highlights

Schema

Pizza Boy: Occupational Hazard

Nicholas Russell
Schema

The Hermeneutics of the Celebrity Meal

Lucas Mann
Schema

Respawns and Recovery

Tony Tulathimutte
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