• Borges and Perec on Classifying Animals


    In his short story "The Analytical Language of John Wilkins" Borges famously lists a hilarious classification of animals found in an apocryphal Chinese encyclopedia. In "Penser/Classer" Georges Perec lists an equally hilarious classification drawn from various official documents.

  • Favela on Blast


    Favela on Blast is set out to do for baile funk what Rize did for krumpin'.

  • Joseph O'Neill: Netherland


    Had I read Netherland in either New York or London I would no doubt have been overcome by a feeling of nostalgia for my adopted hometown of The Hague.

  • Kunio Kato: La Maison en Petits Cubes


    Oscar for best animated short film.

  • Depeche Mode: Wrong


    Awesome video for song from new Depeche Mode album.