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Exposed Intimacies

Clinicians on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ellen Block

Island, volunteered to work in one of New York City's inundated hospitals during the height of the COVID-19 peak in April 2020. She said at that time there was very limited communication with families because, she lamented, ‘there was sort of a hierarchy

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Martin Woodside

On 28 September 1890, two young men were found shot to death in a Wyoming boxcar. Their killer was Charley Miller, a 15-year-old orphan from New York City. The victims, Waldo Emerson, 19, and Ross Fishbaugh, 20, were also young, having left good

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Vilhjalmur Stefansson

The Northward Course of Empire, The Adventure of Wrangel Island, 1922–1925, and “Universal Revolution”

Paul Dukes

settled in the bohemian quarter of New York City, where he mixed with a range of socialists and other freethinkers. As Gisli Pálsson observes, in the 1920s and 1930s, largely as a consequence of World War I and the Russian Revolution, “there was a cultural

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Chung-Hao Ku

protagonist Jim Willard has been a cabin boy on a cruise ship, a tennis coach at a Beverly Hills hotel, a kept boy in a Hollywood actor’s mansion, and a WWII solider, but his migration from rural Virginia to New York City does not lead him to settle with

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James Longhurst, Sheila Dwyer, John Lennon, Zhenhua Chen, Rudi Volti, Gopalan Balachandran, Katarina Gephardt, Mathieu Flonneau, Kyle Shelton, and Fiona Wilkie

and material feat that produced a type of rail system very different from Belgium’s European and U.S. counterparts. Stephan Hohne’s excellent cultural history of New York City’s “subway map wars” of the 1970s explicates how visual representations of

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“One Is Not Born a Dramatist”

The Genesis of Sartre’s Theatrical Career in Writings to, with, and by Beauvoir

Dennis A. Gilbert

until 1970. In the spring of 1947, while in New York City lecturing on existentialism, Beauvoir records Existentialist Theater as a practical device to present Sartre’s major ideas to an American audience. 51 For this purpose, she opts to concentrate

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Eirini Kasioumi, Anna Plyushteva, Talya Zemach-Bersin, Kathleen F. Oswald, Molly Sauter, Alexandra Ganser, Mustafa Ahmed Khan, Natasha Raheja, Harry Oosterhuis, and Benjamin Fraser

pseudonymous Downtown School, a highly lauded, philanthropically funded middle and high school in New York City. Billed as a “school for digital kids,” the Downtown School had an ambitious, progressive plan to teach an “innovative” curriculum that pushed “what

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Kosher Biotech

Between Religion, Regulation, and Globalization

Johan Fischer

the position of Global Halal and Kosher Coordinator in recognition of rising global demands for kosher foods. The OU is the oldest and largest kosher-certifying body worldwide. Located in New York City, it is a community-based organization that

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Weapons for Witnessing

American Street Preaching and the Rhythms of War

Kyle Byron

preached on the streets of New York City as Reverend Billy of the Church of Stop Shopping, an anti-capitalist street preacher who exorcises demons from ATMs, teaches that Mickey Mouse is the Antichrist, and warns the public of the impending Shopocolypse

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Activist Anthropology with the Haudenosaunee

Theoretical and Practical Insights from the Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign

Brooke Hansen and Jack Rossen

combined energy of the Two Row Renewal event […] and the Unity Ride horses led by Chief Gus High Eagle of the western Dakota Nation will continue this epic journey to the heart of New York City. A great alliance and spirit of cooperation will be seen with