Listen to the Birds

By Priscilla Wald

Avian flu came from environmental devastation, an increasingly interconnected world, and a growing population—just like COVID-19.

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Minimal Success

By Alex Weintraub

In art, it is often said, less is more. The same may also be true for criticism.

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The Gay ’70s

By Sam Metz

Is being gay just about sex? It’s difficult to imagine anyone asking the question today. If the taglines used to market lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans to the country’s ...

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Indian Queer Futures

By Ulka Anjaria

The landmark Delhi High Court verdict in 2009 striking down Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code—the section criminalizing homosexual sex—heralded a significant shift in queer activism and queer ...

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