How can we explain the origins of the great wave of paranoid hatreds that seem inescapable in our close-knit world - from American shooters and ISIS to Donald Trump, from a rise in vengeful nationalism to racism and misogyny on social media? In Age of Anger, Pankaj Mishra answers our bewilderment by casting his gaze back to the 18th century before leading us to the present.
"Aflame", by David Remnick; "Crime Fiction", by Nicholas Schmidle; "What Is a Woman?", by Michelle Goldberg; "The Places in Between", by Pankaj Mishra; and "Big Men", by Anthony Lane.
"Trumpery", by Hendrik Hertzberg; "Canon Fodder", by Rolf Potts; "Bitter Pills", by James Surowiecki; "Holy Matrimony!", by Lauren Collins; "The Mark", by Evan Ratliff; and "The Inner Voice", by Pankaj Mishra.