EI Weekly

A series of audio essays featuring our writers.

Ma Yuan's The Yellow River Breaches its Course, from a series of paintings of water
'Young America rescues Europe!', declares a French cartoon from 1918. Credit: Pictorial Press Ltd / Alamy Stock Photo.
The Marine Corps War Memorial, also known as Iwo Jima Memorial.
Soviet poster of a tank on Red Square.
Stone relief from the palace of Ashurbanipal
A 15th Century illustration from a Turkish manuscript depicting a surgical operation.
Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-1882) in his signature red shirt, gazing towards his beloved Italy from a cliff edge on the island of Caprera off the coast of Sicily. Illustration c1920. Credit: Universal History Archive/Universal Images Group via Getty Images