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October 14, 2013 Issue

Cover art by: illustration by Doug Chayka


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  • Books & the Arts

    In the Tank

    Is sensory deprivation an escape from or toward the fatigue and distractions of the digital life?

    Neima Jahromi

  • Imagine: On J.M Coetzee

    The Childhood of Jesus explores the fictitious dimensions of a just and compassionate world.

    Laila Lalami

  • They Didn’t Start the Fire

    Jason Osder’s Let the Fire Burn; Martha Shane and Lana Wilson’s After Tiller; Peter Morgan and Ron Howard’s Rush; anniversary wishes to Stuart Klawans from Rabbi Simcha Feffeferman

    Stuart Klawans
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