SCOPE news

Our Spring issue is here!

The Spring issue of SCOPE magazine is now available here, and contains fascinating essays on how the nineteenth-century’s culture of cranks has lessons for our Internet age, on how the UN Security Council’s counter-terrorism sanctions list violated fundamental rights when

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Coming soon: Spring 2011

No, not the season (although that would be nice): the next issue of SCOPE, in which are to be found essays on topics like the UN Security Council’s troubling policy conflict with the principles of human rights, the future of

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Easier reading

We promised in January that SCOPE would soon be available in formats beyond PDF, so we’re happy to let you know that the magazine can now be read directly on this site through a convenient embedded reader. Go to the

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Subscribing to SCOPE

I’m pleased to announce that after a herculean effort of design, coding, and folk magic (necessary only once, thankfully), SCOPE the magazine can now offer one-year subscriptions. We hope you enjoyed our inaugural issue — and based on the terrific

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Stuff to read: shorter but morer

As you’ve noticed, we’re not exactly a daily blog around here. But our followers (a phrase we mean in a technical rather than a command & control sense) on Facebook and Twitter can attest that we’ve been trying hard to

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INSEAD interview with Craig Smith

INSEAD Knowledge, a site that publicizes the thinking produced by the faculty of the number one MBA school in the world (as ranked by Bloomberg BusinessWeek), has posted an abridged version of professor Craig Smith’s article in the launch issue

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The new SCOPE is here! The new SCOPE is here!

Well, dear readers, we’ve finally made it. The first issue of SCOPE magazine is now out and available for free download here. Full of provocative thinkers and fabulous artists, it’s even better than we hoped. Please take a copy, read

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Staying in touch with SCOPE

Just a quick FYI to let you all know that we’ve polished up our “staying in touch” links in the right-hand column of our front page: Facebook, Twitter, and RSS are now easy to spot by their famous icons, so

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SCOPE is on Facebook

After Twitter, it was really only a matter of time, wasn’t it? Yes, SCOPE is on Facebook too (see right-hand column for permanent link). For your convenience and enjoyment, we now offer three ways to keep in touch with us,

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SCOPE on Twitter

Think that big ideas can’t be boiled down to 140 characters or less? Skeptical of Twitter’s ability to convey nuance and complexity? We’re sympathetic to your views. And yet at the same time there are few tools more effective than

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Down the slipway

Friends, volunteers, future readers and contributors: I’m excited to announce that having completed our initial research and planning effort, SCOPE magazine has been green-lighted. I’ll write more on the overall project and its goals soon, but for now a quick

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