"The Point" is a twice-yearly journal of essays on contemporary life and culture. A mix of criticism, memoir, and reviews, "The Point" goes beyond intellectual tourism by challenging its readers to recognize the impact of ideas on their everyday life. Early issues have considered whether it is possible to live an honorable social life on Facebook, what Thorstein Veblen would say about Goldman Sachs, and why today's conservatives ought to read Marx. Each issue also contains a symposium consisting of several shorter pieces ...

The Point, Issue 8 2014, Agate Publishing, Chicago

ISBN-13: 9780983913283

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