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Inheriting the Hill Station

In the former colonial hill station of Darjeeling, claims of belonging reveal the paradoxes of living in a place built for someone else.


Davis Island: A Confederate Shrine, Submerged

A visit to Jefferson Davis’s former property in Mississippi shows that, in the battles over how we remember the Civil War, the combatants are not always human.