The 2017 National Magazine Award Winners
[Feature Writing] ‘I Have No Choice but to Keep Looking’
Five years after the tsunami that killed tens of thousands in Japan, a husband still searches the sea for his wife, joined by a father hoping to find his daughter.
[Essays] David’s Ankles: How Imperfections Could Bring Down the World’s Most Perfect Statue
My obsession with the flaws, reproductions and potential collapse of Michelangelo’s masterpiece.
[Reporting] My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard
“Private prisons are shrouded in secrecy. I took a job as a guard to get inside—then things got crazy.”
[Public Interest] Choosing a School for My Daughter in a Segregated City
How one school became a battleground over which children benefit from a separate and unequal system.
[Multimedia] The 21st Century Gold Rush
How the refugee crisis is changing the world economy.