Identifying with my favorite fictional characters helped me understand myself.
An interview with the rapper. Plus: Isle of Dogs & Get Out.
Putting age in perspective.
The premiere of the septet’s boundary-pushing new video.
Come sail awayyyyyyy!
Illustrations of questions bouncing around my brain.
Short films and long reads.
A Moonrise Kingdom–based DIY for the beautiful explorer in you.
Plus an amazing Le1f performance, Latina feminism, and Lorde’s new makeup line.
The images that were hiding in the background of this month’s theme, Escape.
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