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. 27, No. 5, May

Celebrating Robert Browning
While some celebrate Robert Browning's 200th birthday (May 7, 2012), most of the world is not aware of it. In stark contrast to the numerous celebrations going on in honor of Charles Dickens, whose 200th birthday we also celebrate this year, very little...
Half Peasant, Half Visionary: The Luminous Life of Contantin Brancusi
The visitor who entered sculptor Constantin Brancusi's studio on the Impasse Ronsin in the artist quarter of Montparnasse, in early 20th Century Paris, would have found a man with a formidable beard wearing a white pajama-like suit, a peasant cap and...
Nepal's Present and Future
In the Himalayan range of Nepal's Langtang National Park, the first light touches on sharp peaks and casts pink shadows over terraced valleys below. Travel at snowy elevations is best accomplished early, before the sun turns the crisp, sparkling top...
The Art of Enhancing Beauty
"Why not be yourself? That is the whole secret of a successful appearance." Cosmetics have been popular since the dawn of civilization; the use originated in the Ancient East, spread to the Western World where today the perfumed products is quite...