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Life April 06, 2019
Dad’s Excel diary
Reading a summary of his father’s life in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet prompts a reflection on memory, connection and the strange profundity of small moments.
Portrait June 16, 2018
A runner called @nobody
Chasing an elusive athlete known as @nobody.
Portrait November 03, 2018
António Serzedelo, revolutionary
A visit to the Lisbon apartment of polymath activist António Serzedelo.
Culture April 15, 2017
Author George Saunders on learning about mortality
Acclaimed short fiction author George Saunders – whose debut novel Lincoln in the Bardo deepens his interest in mortality and grief – talks about youth, fame, and the pleasure of every minute in which you’re not dead.