Spotlight

Amy Genser

Paper Patterns

by Noelani Kirschner | Monday, December 10, 2018

Smarty Pants Podcast

The Microscopic House Guest

Coming to terms with the abundance of life in our homes

by Stephanie Bastek | Friday, December 07, 2018

Read Me a Poem

“Church Going” by Philip Larkin

Poems read aloud, beautifully

by Amanda Holmes | Friday, December 07, 2018

Asturias Days

Puentes and Acueductos

by Clellan Coe | Friday, December 07, 2018

Web Exclusive

Alaska After the Quake

You can only rebuild so much

by Miranda Weiss | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Measure by Measure

From Romania With Love

Dancing with Dinicu

by Sudip Bose | Thursday, December 06, 2018

View from Rue Saint-Georges

Hip-hop in the Alps

A transcendent mountaintop moment

by Thomas Chatterton Williams | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Next Line, Please

A Hole in One

by David Lehman | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Poetry

December: A Sonnet

by Henry Allen | Monday, December 03, 2018

Cover Story

Paying to Be Locked Up

Private prison companies treat immigrant detainees like convicted criminals—and reap huge profits from the people they hold

by Keramet Reiter | Monday, December 03, 2018
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Amy Genser works with acrylic paint and rolled paper mounted onto canvas. She derives inspiration from her home state of Connecticut’s landscape, as well as from the ocean. Here, she discusses why she became a painter after pursuing a career in graphic design, how patterns in nature influence her work, and what she hopes to […]

Incarcerating the Innocent

By Lara Bazelon

An excerpt from Lara Bazelon’s examination of wrongful imprisonment
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