The World and I

World and I is an encyclopedic journal that includes world news; developments in science, the arts and philosophy; book reviews; and photo essays. Since it was founded in 1986, it is printed monthly. The journal is published by Washington Times Corp.Subjects for World and I include science; literature and literary reviews; food and cooking; art; travel and tourism; politics; philosophy; music and musical instruments; drama and theatre. The editor is Steve Osmond.

Articles from Vol. 24, No. 2, February

5 Things Your Teacher Wants to Tell You: One Teacher Speaks for All
Don't get me wrong: I know that you're more than just another teenager in need of my wisdom and advice. Though you look a lot like other high school students as you barrel through the halls sporting low-rise jeans and an over-stuffed backpack, I know...
Christina Georgina Rossetti
Why isn't Christina Rossetti better known? Her poem "A Birthday" is very popular and is often found on greeting cards. Her poem "Goblin Market" reflects much of feminist thought; yet feminists have not embraced her as they have Elisabeth Barrett Browning....
Cultural Differences: A Westerner's Sojourn among the Maasai
In the first century AD, a Christian mystic named Augustine wrote, "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read but the first page." I have long thought travel to be the most important part of my education, believing firmly that one can...
Love and Marriage in Renaissance Italy
Engagement, marriage, child birth. What was it like to experience these milestones during Renaissance Italy? Exploring the arts that celebrate family life during that period, provides fascinating insights not only into this aspect of society, but into...
The Mesgana Dancers
Spending as much time as possible in the bathroom doesn't sound like the stuff of travelogues; but for the Mesgana Dancers, using hot and cold running water is worth the trip. The Mesgana Dancers are eight little girls from Ethiopia, who toured the...