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To ring in 2021, here are Boston Review's top 21 essays of the year.
From Walt Whitman to Arundhati Roy, here are the essays that were read the most over the past twelve months.
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A countdown of the top ten.
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From Trump to global populism, political upheaval has dominated our lives this year. Here are our top ten political stories from 2017.
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