Weekend long reads: November 2019

by Lorenzo Piccoli


Books and Arts section
An expedition reveals the perils of reading Dostoyevsky in Antarctica
The Economist

Christian Jarrett
Acting changes the brain: it’s how actors get lost in a role
Aeon

Dan Hancok
How to feed a protest movement: cooking with Extinction Rebellion
1843

Dan Piepenbring
The Book of Prince
The New Yorker

Rebecca Mead
The Gay Genealogist
The New Yorker

Soundtrack: Gradbrothers Live Session during the Into The Great Wide Open festival on the Dutch Island Vlieland, 2017.