The Pope’s Funeral

The Metropolitan Museum owns a quietly beautiful drawing by Michelangelo, a presentation drawing illustrating his design for a tomb dedicated … More

Yellow Woman, 1

This piece first appeared in the JHI Blog’s June Reading Recommendations roundup. The first part of the text is more … More

Circe’s Island

These past few months, my life has orbited around the same small Manhattan apartment. The experience is like being adrift … More