Matthew Linder

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‘Cultural Engagement’, a Bad Fix for Christian Isolationism

It’s hard now to sort through too much Christian media without hearing moving and grandiloquent talk about “cultural engagement.” It’s the trendy …

(Don’t) Leave it to Bieber

Ezra Koenig in particular immersed himself in courses [at Columbia] which examined inequalities in the global fashion and music industries. He took …

Cape Cod

The Musicology of the Present

One night in New York City after a concert I was having a drink with my fellow composer Larry Polansky. He was talking about the musicological and …

Humanities

It Ain’t Us, Babe

I imagine [musicologists Leonard] Meyer and [Richard] Crocker on a stroll through wooded countryside. ‘We have passed through the forest,’ says …

The Dilemma of the “Postmodern Avant-Garde”

“[eighth blackbird] were really cool, really nice. They really made me feel like an equal, even though it’s pretty clear that I’m not an …

Avant-garde

Humanity's Most Famous Mixtape Is Now 11 Billion Miles From Earth

The Golden Record made it to interstellar space in four decades and could last for hundreds of millennia, NASA says.<p>With every second that ticks past, the spacecraft Voyager 1 ventures farther away from Earth. You can actually watch this happen, in a way, on NASA's website, which tracks the probe's …