Love of My Life
I have a rare form of cancer. I only have a few months left. Can you offer any consolation?
— Yuki M.
I will try. I don’t know if you’re afraid or not, but I […]
Art of the Game Tom Bissell is a David Foster Wallace man. I mean that specifically. DFW's essay collection A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again contains "E Unibus Pluram: Television and U.S. […]
Best of 2017 This year was ripe with political conversation and conflict. That’s a given. At The Smart Set, we reflect on the things that brought us joy this year. These were the texts in which we […]