April 02, 2012
The historian Hugh Trevor-Roper was both vigorously old school and unremittingly sarcastic.
February 20, 2012
The author A. G. Mojtabai shows how nearly impossible it is to satisfy the longing for holiness.
November 07, 2011
Does H. G. Wells still hold any interest for us? David Lodge thinks so.
March 28, 2011
Barry Hannahs posthumous anthology comes garlanded with praise.
February 14, 2011
A fable from Philip Roth
December 20, 2010
With its wild wordplay and serious ideas, Salman Rushie's latest work of fantasy is hardly tween-lit.
November 01, 2010
The collected confabulations of Gunter Grass and his children
August 16, 2010
A history of anti-Semitism in England
June 21, 2010
Dietrich Bonhoeffer had a way of saying things that immediately cleared the air.
May 31, 2010
'Ideas That Matter' scans a vast spectrum of problems and issues with lively and opinionated prose.