July 2022 Newsletter: Orwell is a Writer Worth Stealing

Preface: This piece went out to my newsletter in July 2022 while I was in Barcelona. If you enjoy this piece, then you'll my monthly newsletter where I reflect on one or two key lessons or top-of-mind ideas from the previous month. Subscribe here. This piece was the foundation for what would become my essay … Continue reading July 2022 Newsletter: Orwell is a Writer Worth Stealing

Augustus at Prima Porta: Visual Persuasion From The Master Marketer of Rome

Note: I originally wrote this essay for a class at NYU on visual persuasion in the fall of 2021. In the 1960 United States presidential election, then-Senator John F. Kennedy faced a unique challenge in his campaign. Much of the American electorate felt content with the calm, economically prosperous Eisenhower era, which Kennedy‚Äôs opponent Richard … Continue reading Augustus at Prima Porta: Visual Persuasion From The Master Marketer of Rome