Alexandra Hudson is a Research Fellow for the American Insitute for Economic Research. She earned her graduate degree from London School of Economics as a Rotary Scholar and is working on a book on civility.
Throughout time and place, people have understood themselves and the world around them through stories that have meaning beyond the events described in the narrative itself.
From Gilgamesh, Odysseus, Aeneas, and Hercules, to Sinbad, King...
I sit down on a plush, blue-grey booth seat and admire the freshly cut daisies on the table in front of me. It’s a rainy day in Fort Wayne, Indiana, so the warmth of the spicy crispy chicken sandwich I prepare to sink my teeth into enlivens me....
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