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What the Dancing Bears of Belitsa Can Teach Us About Freedom

The author of Dancing Bears tells the stories of people nostalgic for life under tyranny through the lens of Belitsa's former dancing bears.


Here’s Why Hannah Arendt is Still Relevant on Violence and Politics

For better or worse, German-born political theorist Hannah Arendt's views remain as timely as ever, as evidenced by Thinking Without a Banister.


How We Got Here: 8 Books on the Science of Culture

These books will allow you to take a deep dive into our past, our present, and our potential future to learn more about how our culture developed.


Döblin's Berlin Alexanderplatz Feels Timeless in Today's America

It is difficult to read Berlin Alexanderplatz and not see America’s current situation. It's 90 years old, but it presents a clear image to today’s readers.


Sarah McBride on the Fight for Transgender Equality

Activist Sarah McBride, author of Tomorrow Will Be Different, looks at recent progress and setbacks in the fight for trans equality.


The 19 Best Poetry Books to Read in the New Year

These 19 poetry books are a few of the very best coming out in 2018. So hit up your local library, put in some preorders, and get reading.