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Will Bog Archaeology Fade Away?

Archaeologists excavate a bog in Hatfield Moors, England, to uncover Late Stone Age structures. Henry Chapman In the southernmost tip of Sweden, …


Miss Tampon Liberty

In the 1980s, when menstruation was generally considered taboo, artist Jay Critchley made art out of discarded plastic tampon applicators washed up …

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A Letter From COVID-19

[no-caption] Beastfromeast/Getty Images In June 2020, I published a “Letter From COVID-19” in the Italian newspaper la Repubblica. At the time of …


Inviting disasters

One particularly warm morning in September 2020, I am looking at photographs and videos in the media depicting the aftermath of medicane …