Culture Briefing

to

What is the Meaning Behind These Categories?

These categories are intended to orient you to the substance of the article and to communicate our framework for understanding the endowments that constitute civic life. This “human ecology” model is at the core of the Thriving Cities Project, a research initiative of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture.

Why ‘Do What You Love’ Is Pernicious Advice

The Atlantic

For all its cultural power, the imperative to “do what you love” has left American workers in the unenviable position of “doing more for less.”

Read Article

What's So Bad About Being Bored at Work?

LitHub

Why does a lack of passion in or excitement for one’s daily labor elicit so much angst precisely when it is so widespread?

Read Article

What Happens When Work Becomes a Non-Stop Chatroom?

New York Magazine

Fischer’s interest is in the way Slack has amplified and altered forms of acceptable communication “in the workplace.”

Read Article

Thank you for your interest in New City Commons.

117 4th St NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 533-0622
info@newcitycommons.com


Request more information:

Please complete the highlighted fields.