Human Frontiers is an entertaining, zippy read but it feels one layer down from its ostensible subject: big ideas
The Unbroken Thread is an engaging and entertaining read — but it feels like a project that’s only just beginning
Kit Wilson says the slow atrophy of the English novel is contributing to a decline in empathy and the rise of tribalism, trolling and “stay in your lane” identity politics
The ability to predict musical developments far in advance suggests different expressions of a single underlying logic of tonality
Whether we like it or not, the intrusion of AI into the domain of human creativity is going very quickly to become a fixture of our lives
Is there any clear route out of the philosophical modernity and nihilism that plague our reality?