Articles of Note

"The worst-case scenario, which is entirely possible, is a historical bloodletting in academic research unlike which you have never seen"... more »

New Books

Driverless cars are not primarily about saving lives. They are about eliminating contingency and replacing it with machine-generated certainty. That's terrifying... more »

Essays & Opinions

The Point, n+1, Jacobin — today’s little magazines all suffer from the same flaw: a congenital addiction to seriousness... more »