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What’s on Your Human Reading List?

A few weeks ago, my mom and I went to the Art Institute of Chicago for a little field trip. We dropped into Cauleen Smith’s exhibit Human_3.0 Reading List while we were there and I’ve been thinking about it ever since. In the exhibit, Smith offers a proposed canon of literature for the modern human. Some of […]

Modern Lovers Emma Straub Book

Book Review: Modern Lovers by Emma Straub

Genre: Fiction Summary: Beach read about rich hipsters in Brooklyn. Not a lot happens. But like in a good way? Pair with: A sun hat and a cold corona. I’ve been seeing Emma Straub everywhere! Her book, The Vacationers, was the book of the summer in 2014 and Modern Lovers seemed to follow suit last […]