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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 Sansom 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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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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Letters from the Editors

‘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 Sansom 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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‘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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Aeon Editions

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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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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