• Further Reading


    A conversation with Jürgen Habermas. A promising idea in complexity theory may help prevent migraines, financial collapses, climate catastrophes and more. The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art houses one of the world's greatest unseen collections of modern art. A map showing the average walking times between central London's Tube stations. A Syria update. René Girard has passed away. Karl Ove Knausgaard reviews Michel Houellebecq’s "Submission" for the NY Times.

  • You’ll Melt More!: Hamidasumo! Heaven & Hell Remix


    One of the best music videos I've seen in a while.

  • Giovanni Francesco Caroto: Portrait of a Child With a Drawing


    This fascinating painting, which was among the works stolen from the Museo di Castelvecchio in Verona, Thursday 19 November, raises ever more questions the longer I look at it.

  • Emma De Swaef and Marc James Roels: Oh Willy...


    I am glad to see that Oh Willy... by Emma De Swaef and Marc James Roels is finally available online.

  • Svetlana Alexievich: Second-hand Time


    Second-hand Time is a collection of voices, stories, fragments and witness accounts. They tell of the individual and the collective experience of existence in the grinding jaws of history.