Last Wednesday, Ross Douthat devoted his NYT column to applying the stasis/dynamism model I developed in The Future and Its Enemies to understanding Elon Musk: A term like “conservative” doesn’t fit the Tesla tycoon; even “libertarian,” while closer to the mark, associates Musk…
I was recently interviewed by a Chilean journalist* who asked when I had the first inkling that textile history might provide a subject for a book. It…
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