Scholars at the American Academy reflect on the pandemic and its meanings
A discussion between cultural and literary historian Liliane Weissberg and artist Jo Baer.
Cultural anthropologists Dominic Boyer and Cymene Howe discuss Icelandic glaciers, grief, and, of course, Björk.
Carolyn Chen presents ideas for her newest work.
Moira Fradinger on Argentina and the gender revolution.
George Steinmetz asks how knowledge can shape imperial politics.
Tom Conley examines how spatial reason informs a range of documents created in early modern France.
Artist and filmmaker Kevin Jerome Everson discusses his most recent projects and gives insight into his unique and creative approach to filmmaking.
Liliane Weissberg retraces the “Golden Age” of the postcard, ca. 1890-1930.
Veronika Fuechtner takes a closer look at Thomas Mann's Brazilian mother, whose tragic immigration story had had a profound influence on her son's writing.