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Antonia Malchik
Editor, STIR Journal

Antonia Malchik is the managing editor of STIR Journal and a freelance essayist. Wanderlust dominates her life and work and much of her writing is about travel. Currently, she is working on The End of Walking, a nonfiction book based on her first piece for Aeon, an essay of the same title.

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Essay/Nature & Environment
Who owns the earth?

Private land ownership is a beautiful dream gone badly wrong. It’s time to reinstate the forgotten ideal of the commons

Antonia Malchik

Essay/Cities
The end of walking

In Orwellian fashion, Americans have been stripped of the right to walk, challenging their humanity, freedom and health

Antonia Malchik

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