Appeared in: Volume 12, Number 3
Published on: November 4, 2016
An American in Berlin

The Clinton-Trump battle puts an American expat in the hot seat, and has him dreaming of how the United States could be more like Europe.

R. Jay Magill, Jr. is the author of Sincerity (W.W. Norton, 2012) and Chic Ironic Bitterness (University of Michigan, 2007). He is currently writing a book about the ideology of intimacy in American life.
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