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Perfect worlds

In utopia, everything is wonderful. Reading about it usually isn't.
J.C. Hallman's utopias
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  August 13, 2010

Fail better

It's another gross, rainy afternoon in Boston, and I'm on the phone to Copenhagen with Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson talking about failure and despair. Great. Maybe I just had weird assumptions about Icelanders, but I expected we'd proceed on joll
Jóhann Jóhannsson explores the ruins of dreams
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  June 26, 2009