Some critics worry that smartphones and tablet computers will ruin our ability to focus on long form material. To fight this trend, we will have the editors of Longform.org pick an essay for your weekend reading pleasure every week.
For this week’s post, editors Aaron Lammer and Max Linsky chose the top ten long form pieces of the year. We’ve included the top five picks below, follow this link to read the rest.
1.The Anosognosic’s Dilemma (Parts 1-5) Errol Morris | New York Times
2.Moscow’s Stray Dogs Susanne Sternthal | Financial Times
3.Beware of Greeks Bearing Bonds Michael Lewis | Vanity Fair
4. The War for Drugs Sarah Hill | Boston Review
5. Generation Why? Zadie Smith | NY Review of Books