The Egoists and the Altruists

Posted on August 8, 2023
Image: THR illustration/Alamy, Shutterstock.

The philosophical divide doesn’t neatly correspond with our political divide. There are egoists on all sides, just as there are altruists.

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In a Hotel

Posted on August 16, 2023
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There is a familiar feeling here: existential dread, impending doom, a light dose of despair.

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Last Tango

Posted on August 22, 2023
Image: THR illustration.

A bad potboiler is not made better by stylish writing; it is made worse. 

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Border Crossings

Posted on August 31, 2023
Image: Island fortress of Gaztelugatxeko Doniene, Basque Country, Spain, photograph by Eduardo Casajús Gorostiaga/Unsplash.

When translation becomes a part of the art of fiction.

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