This story is a personal exploration of loss, separation, heaven and hell. Inspired by Pirandello's play "Six Characters in Search of an Author,” Majoli elaborates on the notion that we are all "actors of life."
Burma: Behind the Conflict by Magnum Photographers
The current conflict in Burma is just the latest symptom of a political and social disorder that has plagued the country for decades. In this essay, writer and columnist Brendan I. Koerner, whose latest book led him to an extensive research trip to Burma, comments on the background of its current troubles.
Between 1955 and 1965, Magnum photographer René Burri spent much time with Le Corbusier (1887-1965), the internationally renowned architect, painter, and city planner, capturing both the man and his designs on film. The photographs in Le Corbusier give the reader insight into the mind and life of this rare genius.