Reflection On Worrying, A [The Essay]

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01A Reflection on Worrying: Worry and Communication20160620
01A Reflection on Worrying: Worry and Communication20160620

Emma Jane Unsworth explores modern communication and its scope to fuel personal anxiety.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02A Reflection on Worrying: The Rituals of Worry20160621
02A Reflection on Worrying: The Rituals of Worry20160621

Professor Francis O'Gorman examines rituals and ceremonies that often accompany worry.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03A Reflection on Worrying: Parental Worries20160622
03A Reflection on Worrying: Parental Worries20160622

Historian Emma Griffin explores how parental worries have changed throughout the centuries

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04A Reflection on Worrying: Worry and Music20160623
04A Reflection on Worrying: Worry and Music20160623

Musician Tom McKinney on how his own worry runs much deeper than that of stage fright.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

05A Reflection on Worrying: The Comedy of Worry20160624
05A Reflection on Worrying: The Comedy of Worry20160624

Comedian Steve Punt explores how worry has always been a bedfellow of comedy.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.