If you were to arrive on earth from another planet, what would strike you most about humans, compared to other species? Our need for bags, perhaps?
We grew up thinking that at least we were entering a fully wireless world.
Why then are we more wired up than ever before?
The silver screen and the computer screen both reveal and conceal, yet we love them for their duality.
The last of four philosophical adventures in the anthropology of everyday life by Steven Connor.
All magical objects are objects out of time.
Sweets are intensely anachronistic and always belong to our past.
Why and how do they hold time up?