They say that comedy is tragedy plus time; one could say the same for nostalgia, but in any case, the key ingredient is time.
Category Archive: healthcare
With nurses in New York City out on strike, we look back at our December 2020 interview with Tanya Martinez.
Maliha Ahmed was an undergraduate student at UC Santa Cruz, studying linguistics, when she began working as a […]
Alex talks about a new project on the care economy
Stan Thangaraj on the ways that metaphors can muddy our understanding of history and power.
Pandemic life has shown us that loneliness and togetherness are closer to each other than we once thought.
In a time of revolutionary change, the wet socks of the past are still piled higher and heavier on our chests. Yet politics is back at square one.
Drew Gilpin Faust’s celebrated 2008 study of Civil War trauma mirrors the ever widening scope of our contemporary tragedy.