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Strange Tools: Art & Human Nature
A philosopher makes the case for thinking of works of art as tools for investigating ourselves. By Alva Noë.
Lessons from the post-human city
Morphological transformations within our ever-evolving urban zones, and why it matters to think about them. Images and text by Ryota Matsumoto.
'Taste of Persia' Reviewed + 4 Recipes for a Feast
Naomi Duguid's trek through Persia and neighbouring countries, in search of great cuisine. Reviewed by Chris Lowry.
Marching out of love & fear
Marchers tap the creative spirit to ignite change. Photo essay by Whitney Smith.
Changing vista, changing eye
T. S. Eliot said poetry of the past evolves as new generations of readers consume it. Looking around, how is the landscape—and our perceptions of it—shifting with time? By Ken Worpole and Jason Orton.
What's your favorite season in Turtle Cove?
When there's no answer to this question, it must be love. Prose and poems about intimacy with time in place, place in time. By Sean Prentiss.
Many Questions make a Master
Rick/Simon started out in the graphics trade by tweaking his grandmother's greeting cards, and never looked back. By Whitney Smith.
The Meditating Brain
What research is telling us about the effects of willing ourselves to be quiet for a few minutes a day. By Nicky Penttila.
Go fishing in your garage
The farm began with 500 tiny tilapia fry and a few mint and basil plants in Toole’s 14th floor apartment. By Rosie Jackson.
Fashion-Forward Like No Tomorrow
Past fallen civilizations and what they tell us about how to get to a sustainable future. By John Davis.
Finding our humanity in keepsakes
How the mundane becomes inspirational . . . A major exhibition celebrates the beauty of random objects collected with love and taste. By Sophie Kromholz.
The Art of Reflective Short Prose
Sitting somewhere between devotional literature and diary writing, five short prose pieces about the enchantment of everyday life. By Sherry Sonnett.
Soul Song of an Eco-warrior
Why Edward Abbey's sense of what matters is imprinted in local places we cherish. By John Davis.
Official journal of the Society for the Preservation of Wild Culture