To borrow from our millennial friends, it is very on brand for the Tropics of Meta crew—composed mainly of Gen X Nirvana-loving kids who eat hot Cheetos and drink cold beer—to drop new books in a global pandemic.

Robinson’s “baggy monster” of a novel offers a daring and kaleidoscopic view of how humanity might actually grapple with impending climate catastrophe.

A feminist magazine attempts to bury a critical review of an opportunistic, racist, brownface novel. Writer Myriam Gurba tells the story.

Alistair Horne’s book reminds us that political violence thrives on the exclusion of moderates — to everyone’s detriment.

The New South economy was more than a story of extractive industry and environmental declension, argues historian Will Bryan.

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “racial inequality in America?” For many, images of the […]

Neoliberalism’s “casino capitalism” has stacked the political deck in favor of powerful private interests. At every step, however, protesters and other activists have opposed neoliberal logic and demanded the rights of people over the right to profits.

This past April, I attended a local adaptation of En el tiempo de las mariposas (In the Time […]