Plus: Pigs on Parade.
Albert unpacks books and revisits a classic Walter Benjamin essay; reader responses to last week's post about language wars in Taiwan; book club updates
A young politician puts Taiwan's multilingual policy to the test. Plus, reader responses to quarantine & Michelle's washing machine meltdown.
Some insider tips on how not to quarantine with a baby; Michelle has her first meltdown in Taiwan (yes, it’s only been 48 hours); and links on the dism…
Albert researches quarantines past and present and poses an important thought experiment: would Benjamin Disraeli have been good at Super Mario 3D?
We’re back! In Taiwan! In quarantine! This week we talk about how we’re surviving by regressing to childhood comforts. Plus, links about 9/11, rural sc…
Some news about a grant to write about Taiwan; Michelle follows up on resentment in marriage.
Part 2 of our interview with Adnan Khan, executive director of Re:Store Justice
Plus links that explain felony murder and major congratulations to Lina Khan!
Plus our piece on Cobra Kai and Book Club details on Paradise Lost
Dear all, It’s been a bittersweet few days. We hosted a graduation ceremony for our seniors this week and had the joy of virtually meeting their parent…