John Foster / 12 Aug 2022

Marx on Neoliberalism

Hyperculture, by Byung Chul-Han

Korean-German philosopher Byung Chul-Han is the quintessential postmodern figure. Having to come to Germany to study metallurgy, he switched fields and mastered the argot of German philosophy.(...)


Charlie Bertsch / 10 Aug 2022

Post-War Youth

400 Blows After Netflix

François Truffaut’s  The 400 Blows is one of cinema’s all-time classics, the 1959 film that demonstrated how deftly a new generation of French critics could transform themselves into the filmmakers of la nouvelle vague.(...)


Josh White / 08 Aug 2022

Old Europeans

Thinking With Borders

Not many newspapers begin life like The New European. (...)

This way for asylum seekers. Refugee drop-off, Berlin. [Joel Schalit]