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That Bit of Philosophy in All of Us: Talking to Tushar Irani

Andy Fitch interviews Tushar Irani, author of "Plato on the Value of Philosophy: The Art of Argument in the Gorgias and Phaedrus."

My Favorite Romance Novels of 2018

Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams’s romance novel-writing past came as a surprise to many people. But not to romance readers. …

A Letter to Alfonso Cuarón from Srećko Horvat

Srećko Horvat writes an admiring letter to Alfonso Cuarón, writer and director of the film "Roma."

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Muslim Girlhood, Past and Present: A Conversation with Shenila Khoja-Moolji

Hussein Rashid interviews Shenila Khoja-Moolji about her forthcoming book "Forging the Ideal Educated Girl."


Air in the Time of Oil

Gabrielle Hecht contributes to the Provocations series, in conjunction with UCI’s “Fire and Ice: The Shifting Narratives of Climate Change” conference.

From There to Here: A Climate Change Journey

Cara Horowitz for the Provocations series, in conjunction with UCI’s “Fire & Ice: The Shifting Narrative of Climate Change” conference.

A Sort of Home: An Interview with Sisonke Msimang

Robert Wood interviews Sisonke Msimang about her book "Always Another Country."

Oye, AMLO: Talking Andrés Manuel López Obrador with Galia García Palafox

Andy Fitch talks to Galia García Palafox about the long post-election wait for Andrés Manuel López Obrador to enter Mexico’s presidential office.

An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles: Fully Revised 6th Edition

Sam Hall Kaplan surveys the revitalized "An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles" from Angel City Press.