Patrick Modiano’s world of shadows

How the winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize uses literature to tell us something historians can’t.

Uncommon Knowledge

Study finds white people associate superhuman words with black people

When explicitly asked, white people indicated that a black person was more capable of possessing superhuman qualities.

Uncommon Knowledge

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I’m a man! I know man stuff!

A study being published in a top economics journal shows that men and women have more or less confidence in the kinds of information they hold based on gender.