Can grief-illiterate Americans grieve in public — and out loud? Restricting who we talk to about death can cut us off from people unafraid to hear about it, perhaps those even able to console us.
Chatting with an Internet media theorist and online psychotherapist whose interests include ‘mixed reality’, globalization and cultural theory.
Suspended between multiple worlds — challenged in your pursuits and interests by culture, geography, language or time zone? Welcome to the GlobalNiche club, where our situation mismatch is our secret weapon.
Technology and the times both lower the barrier for writers abroad, and raise our game. Now we’re producers, directors, engineers of content.
Most of us cannot go somewhere on the ground where all our people and our perfect lifestyle exist. We must find that psychically — call it our “global niche”.
I’m native in the Japanese language and love the country but it took the folk art Etegami to help bridge the divide.
What do portraits (and self-portraits) demand of us? Which version of yourself do you want to show the world today, and why?
Tourists in Istanbul’s shopping Mecca have been so traumatized they can no longer distinguish an invitation from an inquisition.
By putting some distance between me and my center of gravity, I have room to be in a wider orbit around the inner me.
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