It wasn’t just the year of the e-scooter in Indianapolis. It was the year of the luxury mattress, destination coffee shop, boozy food hall, Amish doughnut, experiential boutique, daring theater company, Kimbal Musk restaurant, and offbeat park. These are among the 97 life essentials exalted in this edition of our annual toast to the city’s latest and greatest.
When a shameful incident at the tiny arts group’s board meeting leaked to the public, it found itself at the center of a national social media storm. Will the organization be able to revise and move forward?
Immediate, necessary, and fearless: Those words neatly summarize Mailhot’s first book, a staggeringly honest collection of essays that Esquire, Entertainment Weekly, Huffington Post, and many others have called one of the most anticipated books of 2018.