The Vanishing Dream
The annual celebrations of Indepen-dence Day commemorate not only the sacrifices made during the American Revolution, but also a more nebulous concept: the American dream, which for many is bound up with the promise of economic success for any hardworking American.
Books and Culture
In the early spring of 2003, an American daily provided its readers with a map depicting the battle strategy for the U.S.-led invasion of Ir
Saturday brings Ian McEwan’s novel output to a neat dozen; with one exception, most of them have tended toward brevity rather th
The argument of Over the Edge is spelled out clearly in the subtitle: the media (film, television, computer games), driven by advertisers