Tagged: chess

How (Not) to Dress for Chess

By Elrena Evans Last month, a young competitor in the National Scholastic Chess Championship in Putrajaya, Malaysia was pulled from the tournament over an outfit that chess officials deemed “too seductive.” I haven’t mentioned...

The Spiritual Significance of Chess

By David Williams On a recent Saturday afternoon I was at my friend John’s home where I sat across the table from his son, Frances, who has just turned five. Between us lay a chess...