The Beauty of Fluid Motion
Review of Jet Age Aesthetic: The Glamour of Media in Motion by Vanessa R. Schwartz
The American Scholar, May 20, 2020How the future became fashionable
Coronavirus Should Finally Smash the Barriers to Telemedicine
Bloomberg Opinion, April 10, 2020American physicians, insurers and regulators are pushing the rapid expansion of technologies once confined to optimistic press releases.
Pandemics Come and Go But Medical Masks Are Eternal
Bloomberg Opinion, April 10, 2020An illustrated timeline shows how they have brought us together, not kept us apart, over the last 400 years.
The CDC Should Stop Prioritizing VIPs for Virus Tests
Bloomberg Opinion, March 23, 2020Even without pull, the rationing criteria used for coronavirus tests around the U.S. make it likely that people in some social and professional circles can get the tests while most can’t.
Health Workers Deserve Higher Pay. The Economics Are Grim.
Bloomberg Opinion, March 18, 2020Caregiving is vital, but so labor-intensive that at higher wages, hardly anyone could afford it.
The World Is a Giant Cruise Ship Called the Covid-19
Bloomberg Opinion, March 03, 2020Fear of disease can change everyday habits. Sometimes that’s a good thing.
The Faux Populism of Trumpified Architecture
Bloomberg Opinion, February 11, 2020An order for designing federal buildings replaces one set of insiders with an even snootier one.
'The Great British Bake Off' Can Win Any Culture War
Bloomberg Opinion, December 21, 2019A hit show proves that native and global cultures co-exist beautifully.
Hollywood Shows How Antitrust Laws Can Flop
Bloomberg Opinion, December 05, 2019The rules that have governed most of the movie industry for 70 years offer a lesson in the costs of trust-busting.
You Can’t Fight California Fires With Political Hot Air
Bloomberg Opinion, November 13, 2019Practical measures can limit the damage. Stoking division inflames it.