The New + the Next

Can the Arts Save Rural America From the Recession?

Arts investment helped small communities after the Great Recession.
Around the World

He Tattooed 40,000 X’s on His Skin to Protest Animal Cruelty

Italian artist Alfredo Meschi took a striking stand in using his body as a canvas.
The New + the Next

Why Artists Are Growing Wary of Weed Industry

Rising rents in urban warehouses are pushing out creatives, many of whom supported the legalization of recreational cannabis.
Good Sh*t

Why Ernest Hemingway Took a Machine Gun Fishing

In the latest installment of “In Their Voices,” our writer channels his inner Papa Hemingway.

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
True Stories

Would You Let Mumbai's Oldest Surma Artist Stick Kohl in Your Eye?

Part medicine, part cosmetic, surma may well die in Mumbai when the oldest maker of it does.
Good Sh*t

When the World’s Most Famous Mystery Writer Vanished

In December 1926, crime writer Agatha Christie engineered what remains her greatest mystery: her own unsolved disappearance.
Good Sh*t

When J.D. Salinger Lost the Girl and Went to War

Just before leaving for war in Europe, a young J.
True Stories

The Ballet Girls Who Burned to Death

In the 19th century, dancing was a dangerous game.
True Stories

How Pornography Saved Civilization

Behind almost every modern technological marvel, there lies a cutting-edge pornographer.

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
Around the World

Welcome to the World’s First COVID-19 Art Museum

Artists around the globe are showcasing creative commentaries on pandemic life.
Around the World

Can He Break Down Tunisia's Hostile Tattoo Culture?

Fawez Zahmoul is a pioneer in the Arab world's tattoo scene, and he's training a fleet of followers.

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