The myth-making of nations | Curio

The myth-making of nations

4 mins | May 13, 2021

Globalism is a thin identity, but it’s an honest one. The current arguments about the status of Napoleon in French culture indicate how "nationhood requires mental contortions." Reflecting on that, Janan Ganesh contemplates the mythological aspects of nationalism and explains why he's happy to call himself a globalist.

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From Financial Times