January 2017



January 30, 2017

The Woman in the Dunes

Published in 1962, The Woman in the Dunes is a nightmare pegged to a single image: a man trapped in a sandpit, doomed to shovel alongside a mysterious woman.

January 26, 2017

Philosophy Is an Ambulance

Grief can arrive on a gust of wind, a glimpse at a calendar, or a half-heard snippet of conversation on the street.

January 11, 2017

Hymns for the End of the World

Slow-motion strings and liturgical drones from Athens, Greece.

January 5, 2017

Guilt and Grace

“I often wonder why people torment themselves as soon as they can.”