Issue 8.6

2 March, 2009

Ben Eidelson

When Getting it Wrong is Getting it Right

Democratic politics and the Most Likely World assumption


Eddie Gerald

Traffic in Tel Aviv

A photographic essay on brothels in Israel


Nakul Krishna

On Polyphony

The many voices of Zadie Smith


Joshua Billings

Waiting for Detonation

John Adams’s Doctor Atomic at the English National Opera


Joshua Matz

A Reverberating Past

David Reynolds's America, Empire of Liberty: A New History


Review of Reviews

Bernie Madoff, Elie Wiesel and Mad Desire