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‘I sense myself entering a new phase that likely began as my daughter started school: a state of introspection and fascination with time.’

March 2019

A Letter from Ali Hawken

Ali manages editorial and production at Aeon. Lover of sentences, spreadsheets and space, her interests include philosophy, Ancient Greek mythology, and the vast reaches of our galaxy.

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Edition 18

Aeon on life stages. A selection of favourite Essays and Ideas from managing editor Ali Hawken.


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Letters from the Editors

‘I sense myself entering a new phase that likely began as my daughter started school: a state of introspection and fascination with time.’

March 2019

A Letter from Ali Hawken

Ali manages editorial and production at Aeon. Lover of sentences, spreadsheets and space, her interests include philosophy, Ancient Greek mythology, and the vast reaches of our galaxy.

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‘There are, naturally, degrees of provocation. But the question of how much to indulge in, and to what end, is of some relevance.’

February 2019

A Letter from Sam Dresser

Sam has worked at Aeon since the magazine launched. He primarily commissions in philosophy and history, and can be found on Twitter as @SmDrssr

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‘I’m not very ‘punk’, but I’ve at least learned to be skeptical of some of my own ethical certainties and to embrace a divided self.’

January 2019

A letter from Sally Davies

Sally’s interests include the history and philosophy of science and technology, neuroscience and feminism. She is based in London and can be found on Twitter as @daviesally

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Aeon Editions

Edition 18

Aeon on life stages. A selection of favourite Essays and Ideas from managing editor Ali Hawken.

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Edition 17

Aeon on provocation. A selection of favourite Essays from commissioning editor Sam Dresser.

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Edition 16

Aeon on the scope and complexity of intelligence. A selection of favourite Essays and Ideas from senior editor Sally Davies.

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