Tablet Top Ten: An entirely subjective list, presented in no particular order, of our 10 favorite articles from Tablet’s Arts & Culture and News & Politics sections in 2017. “Favorite” here means somewhere at the nexus of these pieces’ intrinsic merits and the measurable ways that readers engaged with them. If you caught them when they came out, they bear re-reading. If you missed them, you’re in for a treat. We present two a day through the end of 2017. Happy New Year, everyone.
Wednesday: Two luminary women, reassessed: Lady Adele Meyer, in John Singer Sargent’s iconic portrait, and Sabina Spielrein, whose intellectual legacy was erased by the domineering men in her profession.