sincerity vs authenticity
Sincerity vs. Authenticity: September 2019
From Greta Thunberg to the Teletubbies, how did this last month measure up?
Facetune And The Self
Are social media filters creating impossible standards or helping us see our true selves?
Looking for Something Warm
Alissa Bennett meditates on our collective obsession with Marilyn Monroe and the objects she left behind.
Clash of the Blondes: The Actual Greatest VMA Moment of All Time
"Courtney Love's in dire need of attention right now."
The Allure of the Baby Celebrity
Chasing the high of seeing our faves become famous right in front of our eyes might be this generation's favorite pastime.
10 of Toni Morrison's Most Powerful Quotes
The Nobel-winning author passed away this week at the age of 88.
Bigger Than Before
The Year 2019 Continues To Be Bigger Than Before.
The Exquisite Ekphrasis of 'Love Island'
Recently, two prestige TV shows have featured characters bingeing the British hit. But what, precisely, makes it different than other reality shows?
How 'Orange is the New Black' Dressed Its Final Season
The show's costume designer, Jenn Rogien, discusses giving the show's seventh season a sartorial direction.
An Interview with Los Espookys' Costume Designer Muriel Parra
The HBO show has some of the best unfashion-fashion moments on television.
Is The Dark Underbelly of Female Friendship Officially A Genre?
Lauren Mechling's new novel 'How Could She?' and Whit Stillman’s 1998 film 'The Last Days of Disco' can be read as friendship guidebooks.
Harmony Korine Is Totally Mainstream And Totally Subversive
The artist and director talks about his new film 'The Beach Bum' and exhibition 'Young Twitchy.'