Tag: Guernica original
Michelle Legro: Mercator Turns 500April 2012
Ah, to be at the center of the world! How Gerard Mercator changed history by creating the first useful map.
Tom Bissell: Solitude at the Fault Line of Literary CultureApril 2012
Tom Bissell talks about the blurred line between fiction and non-fiction, ridding the world of mediocre writing, and Tommy Wiseau of The Room.
Rachel Riederer: Emergency in Slow MotionApril 2012
“The Island President,” a new film about the crisis in the Maldives, wants to change the way we talk about climate change.