Two brothers—a philosopher and a doctor—attempt to explain the cultural roots of madness.
July 8, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
We need not only to attend events but also to take the time to attend to what happens and reflect on those events in the moment.
July 7, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Black and Hispanic college students experience more loneliness and depression than their white peers, even at schools where whites are the racial minority.
May 29, 2014 • 2:01 PM • Share
Why David Hasselhoff and Baywatch hit it big in Germany, Mister Donut took off in Japan, and the ritual of Slurpee-filling is so different in Taiwan than in your local 7-Eleven.
February 26, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Woody Allen married his stepdaughter, Coco Chanel slept with Nazis, and R. Kelly is a sexual predator, but our brains find a way to let us appreciate their art.
February 4, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Production of cultural goods and services took a huge hit with the recession, and has been slow to rebound.
December 5, 2013 • 11:33 AM • Share
Choire hopes people hate his book. Caleb just wants people to get his. Jane Hu spoke to the two of them—when they weren’t talking to each other.
August 1, 2013 • 6:00 AM • Share
Psychiatry is under attack for not being scientific enough, but the real problem is its blindness to culture. When it comes to mental illness, we wear the disorders that come off the rack.
June 3, 2013 • 4:00 AM • Share
April 18, 2013 • 11:57 AM • Share
A prominent anti-racism author attempts to identify what it is that allows many of us to view the Boston bombings and other tragic events as merely horrific.
April 18, 2013 • 5:00 AM • Share
A new NEA study finds the group of people who regularly attend arts events is both shrinking and getting less active.
March 14, 2011 • 8:30 AM • Share
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