Alexis Schaitkin’s writing has appeared in the Modern Love column of the New York Times. She lives in New York City, where she works as an editorial assistant at Little, Brown and Company. “Living Relics” is her first magazine publication.
- Living Relics
During a volunteer stint in Giverny, a young American demystifies Monet’s iconic estate and asks whether, in art or in nature, a contrivance can be real.