Twelve Against the Gods: The Story of Adventure (1929) / William Bolitho

You may have heard that in July 2016, Elon Musk happened to casually mention he had been reading a rather obscure book entitled Twelve Against...

Spinning Intelligence: Why Intelligence Needs the Media, Why the Media Needs Intelligence

Robert Dover and Michael S. Goodman, eds. New York: Columbia University Press, 2009, 263 pp., endnotes and index.   by Mark Mansfield / CSI Studies...

G. B. Jones: Girl Gone Wild

by Weston Bingham / 13 December 2008 It’s been 13 years since G.B. Jones began her film The Lollipop Generation, but in celebration of...

From Riot Grrrl to CrimethInc: A Lineage of Expressive Negation in Feminist Punk and Queercore

by Johanna Isaacson 1 | Liminalities: A Journal of Performance Studies Vol. 7, No. 4, December 2011 Feminist zines and punk are often described by their producers in terms...

White Sun: Gobineau and the Iranian—Baha’i Origin of Nordic Racial Theory

by Kaveh Kianian, with contributions by Lexander Magazine staff writers Background Nordicism—or Nordic theory—is a pseudoscientific and pseudohistorical ideological theory of biological race, first...

Sweden’s New Political Landscape

by Al Burke, Nordic News Network / 19 October 2014 Recent election results in a weak government and an outcast party holding the balance of power....

Walking After Midnight: Women, Sex, and Public Space

An excerpt from Wanderlust: A History of Walking by Rebecca Solnit. Caroline Wyburgh, age nineteen, went “walking out” with a sailor in Chatham, England, in...

Giorgio de Chirico: Two Essays on Metaphysical Art and Selected Poetry

Introduction Giorgio de Chirico (10 July 1888 — 20 November 1978) was an Italian painter of the Metaphysical school of visual art, which he founded with Carlo Carrà...

Lee Strasberg and The Dying Art of The Method

by Zev Kohan and Gabrielle Friedrich Lee Strasberg (November 17, 1901—February 17, 1982) has undoubtedly been the most controversial acting instructor in the history...

To What Extent Does the Theological Concept of Subsidiarity Serve a Practical Function Within the Political Framework?

by Hasan Hafidh @HasHafidh [Editor’s note: According to the European Union, “The principle of subsidiarity is defined in Article 5 of the Treaty on...