Items for October 2017

Demons Licking Your Toes

An Early 20th Century Manuscript from Isfahan

Tags: books, vintage

Was Emily Brontё’s Heathcliff black?

Tags: books, history, racism

The History of the Ampersand

Tags: language, history

‘Allah’ Is Found on Viking Funeral Clothes

Tags: middle ages, islam

We fired our top talent. Best decision we ever made.

Tags: work, culture

The problem with Nobel prizes and the myth of the lone genius

Tags: society, science