Editor in Chief, The Appendix
Benjamin Breen is a history postgraduate at the University of Texas at Austin and the Editor-In-Chief and co-founder of The Appendix. He blogs about early modern history at Res Obscura and lives in Philadelphia.
History of technology
Into the mystic
From Stonehenge to Silicon Valley: how technology nurtured New Age ideas in a world supposedly stripped of its magic
Consciousness and altered states
Under the influence
How did enlightenment thinkers distinguish between ‘drugs’ and ‘medicines’? And how should we?