Tag: Boundaries of Nations
The Boundaries of NationsDecember 2015
A Guernica special issue.
Be Like WaterDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: The Nonviolent State of Iraq and Syria. The Republic-in-Motion of Lovers Not Fighters. The Government-in-Exile of People Who Just Want to Go to School.
One SongDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: The director on depicting the African migrant experience in Italy, moving in with his film’s lead, and the “common language” of pop music.
Returning to EthiopiaDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: Exile had long since ceased to be a temporary condition, but what I hadn’t known was that, like love, it could deepen with time.
Seeing CitiesDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: The researchers on the politics of mapmaking, rethinking invisibility, and why dots are changing the way we look at cultural borders.
Among StrangersDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: Traveling the globe to research the buying and selling of passports, a reporter reflects on arbitrary citizenship and what it means to be “from somewhere.”
Children of WarDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: The author and activist on growing up under siege in Sarajevo and chronicling the childhood memories of other survivors.
Locating CubaDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: The scholar and author on Cuban contemporary art and how changing US-Cuba diplomacy may impact the art world.
Boundaries of Nations: What a joke American pool is. They play with miniature sticks on a tiny table with a bunch of tiny multicolored balls, a bunch of toy balls, just like between their American legs.
Shakespeare, New MexicoDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: With time, I learned to love and master my scenes.
[I too drag around tin cans]December 2015
Boundaries of Nations: I too fear / invisible drunken singers, I too fear / white horses.
Love American-Made/ Your Toy Ode:UsDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: The heart I hide behind the hood: / always speeding hot, too / easily interstated.
Francisco Cantú: Mission TrailDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: In the borderlands of northern Mexico, a legacy of violence.
Jonathan Weisman: A Britain Beyond CostumeDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: The UK isn't like Downton Abbey anymore.