Franita Tolson (Florida State): Benign Partisanship. Amir Ganjavie (Toronto): Role of Utopia for Design of Future Cities: Utopia in Urban Planning Literature. Martijn Koster (Utrecht) and Monique Nuijten (Wageningen): From Preamble to Post-project Frustrations: The Shaping of a Slum Upgrading Project in Recife, Brazil. The introduction to The Visioneers: How a Group of Elite Scientists Pursued Space Colonies, Nanotechnologies, and a Limitless Future by W. Patrick McCray. James Kalb on cultural assimilation, a threat to Catholic identity. What do mathematicians do? Jason Rosenhouse wonders. The New Power Map: Aviezer Tucker on world politics after the boom in unconventional energy. Carolyn Brighouse reviews Philosophy of Physics: Space and Time by Tim Maudlin. Enda O’Doherty reviews Uncivil Society: 1989 and the Implosion of the Communist Establishment by Stephen Kotkin.