We have a hard time envisioning the post-pandemic world, and here’s why

Our narratives of progress are limited to tech innovation and economic growth

At any point during the week in the pre-coronavirus time, a person could stop by Fort Defiance restaurant in Red Hook, have an excellent cocktail, enjoy friendly atmosphere, and find reprieve after being snottily told by Red Hook Tavern that the wait is 1.5 hour, no…