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‘Where did I get the notion that yearning for comfort is, if not a moral failing, tantamount to avoiding what’s meaningful in life?’

June 2019

A Letter from Kellen Quinn

Kellen studied film and Russian and East European studies at Wesleyan University. He has worked at the Tribeca Film Festival and the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.

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Edition 21

Aeon on intimacy and alienation. A selection of favourite Essays from head of video Kellen Quinn.


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Letters from the Editors

‘Where did I get the notion that yearning for comfort is, if not a moral failing, tantamount to avoiding what’s meaningful in life?’

June 2019

A Letter from Kellen Quinn

Kellen studied film and Russian and East European studies at Wesleyan University. He has worked at the Tribeca Film Festival and the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.

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‘The burnt smell of the air, the orange sky and my spiral into asthma tell me as no news report can that change is happening fast.’

May 2019

A Letter from Pam Weintraub

Pam is the author of the award-winning book Cure Unknown: Inside the Lyme Epidemic (2008). She was previously executive editor at Discover and editor-in-chief of OMNI magazine.

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‘Perhaps travel is a rebellion against the very finite, curtailed nature of life, and as such encourages a hope that we might outrun fate.’

April 2019

A Letter from Andy Sansom

Andy has been at Aeon since its inception. Educated in Northern Ireland, he has previously worked internationally but is now based in England where, like Ishmael, he is drawn to the sea.

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Aeon Editions

Edition 21

Aeon on intimacy and alienation. A selection of favourite Essays from head of video Kellen Quinn.

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Edition 20

Aeon on living in the age of climate change. A selection of favourite Essays from senior editor Pam Weintraub.

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Edition 19

A selection of favourite Essays and Ideas from photography and illustrations editor Andy Sansom that take us beyond the horizon.

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