May 30, 2016

The Books We Keep: Part Two

By Sejal Shah

Getting married ushered in a new stage of dealing with things—beginning with registry gifts. Though I had declared I was not going to change—I was still the same person, same […]

January 31, 2012

Monoculture : : Poetry

By Weston Cutter

1)            I’ll admit to having an overwhelming fondness for books on finance, and one of the big reasons for that is almost certainly because I read Lewis Hyde’s The Gift […]

December 8, 2011

Mix Tape: Gifting and (Unabashedly) Regifting

By Maggie Smith

Check out these holiday gifts for grammar geeks (not grammar geek’s, mind you). An anonymous artist has been leaving exquisitely detailed little paper sculptures in libraries and museums all over […]