Jill Lepore

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Unless you’ve avoided contemporary cinema since the turn of the millennium, you’ll be well-acquainted with the superhero origin story, wherein cyberne(...)

Wonder Woman is played by former Israeli defence forces veteran Gal Gadot

It’s a question that has plagued womankind since the dawn of time. Or at least since the dawn of the Silver Age of Comics. Is Wonder Woman a feminist?(...)

Swimming in a pool of misleading metaphors can distort your perspective. Photograph: Reuters/Vincent Kessler

On the cover of the latest Harvard Business Review it says in huge letters “The New Rules of Competition”. Underneath are three bullet points, highlig(...)

Clayton Christensen came under scathing criticism over  his views on Apple and Samsung. Phoitograph: Sascha Schuermann/AP Photo

This has been the year that disruption got disrupted. Or, avoiding the hyperbole, 2014 has been the year when Clayton Christensen’s famous theory of d(...)

 Clayton Christensen: Harvard professor was on the receiving end of a scathing attack

Economics, literary criticism, political science, anthropology – just some of the academic fields that have given us high-profile intellectual dispute(...)