Noteworthy reads from the last week:
“I've devolved into an unexpected love affair with bad coffee.”
“What about the god of the wilderness? Was he appeased by this act of sorcery?”
“Why do we read Holocaust novels? To remember, the pious secularists will intone. But what does that mean?”
“Do I want to live another year or so, or do I want to throw up, feel ill and eat when I haven’t the slightest appetite? That is a new question. I have to digest it before I can begin to answer it.”
“I know that many were offended by the students, seen in videos, who used profanity toward Master Christakis; others were made uncomfortable by the confrontational tone some took toward Dean Holloway. But I saw in those exchanges the beginning of hope.”
Editor Jay Tolson went on WTJU to discuss the new issue. Listen here!