History in a Time of Crisis

To counter autocracy, question inevitability and practice empathy.

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An Economic Prophet for Our Time

Karl Polanyi knew the market couldn’t solve all ills. History is proving him correct.

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Lessons in Perspective

Some you learn over weeks, others you learn over decades.

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How a New Field Could Help Save the Humanities

A cohesive history of the humanities would complement the history of science.

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Comics Studies Comes of Age

But is the existence of a canon calcifying the field?