• Go, Cubs, Go!

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    Problems, Provocations, Roller Coasters, and Guns

    By Alina Cohen A few days before the Problems and Provocations book launch, Stacy Switzer mused that the promotional materials …

    Finding a New Seoul in the Old Buildings of Kim Swoo-geun, Architect of Modern Korea

    By Colin Marshall Like many a Westerner with an interest in Korea (and without any stake in the relevant historical …

    Donald Trump: Imprisoned by his Neurochemistry

    By Connell Cowan Ph.D. and David Kipper M.D. Whether you followed this election season with amusement or with horror, one …

    Under the Shadow Flag: A Week in the Vasilika Refugee Camp

    America’s #1 Transgender Beauty Pageant, TransNation Queen USA

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    The 2016 Hong Kong International Literary Festival — A Q&A with Phillipa Milne

    By Jeffrey Wasserstrom I’ve had the pleasure of participating in the Hong Kong International Festival in two past years, 2009 …