Cover Photo: People playing the game risk
Photograph by Jorge Royan/Wikimedia Commons

On Playing Risk and Studying the Maps of Colonialism

Soon after I bought the game, I began to obsess over another map, one that also didn’t fully exist.

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police surveillance and immigration raids

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April Yee is a writer, translator, and National Book Critics Circle Emerging Critics Fellow. A Harvard and Tin House alumna, she reported in more than a dozen countries before moving to the UK, where she serves on University of the Arts London’s Refugee Journalism Project. Find her on Twitter: @aprilyee