It’s summer in New York and cool deals on food and concerts abound. The abundance is such that […]
I avidly follow the sketch series Drunk History. From the first sketch I felt that shared recognition, that moment of contact […]
…the feeling of the Guildhall, and of the tombs, and even of some of the manuscripts I look at, turned out to be a gregarious physicality. Eyebrows raised, lips pursed, they’re quite as curious about you as you are about them. The feeling you get is not quite time travel, but time evaporating. Not future shock, but past shock.
Welcome to Avidly, a summer school experiment, if you will. This is a place to indulge enthusiasm for thinking […]