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Anthony Daniels

Anthony Daniels's most recent book is In Praise of Prejudice (Encounter Books). He was born in 1949. After qualifying as a doctor, he worked in what was then Rhodesia, followed by South Africa, before returning for three years training as a psychiatrist in London’s East End. Three and a half years in the Gilbert Islands were interspersed with some South American wandering, and then between 1984 and 1986 he worked in Tanzania. His first book, Coups and Cocaine, was followed by Fool or Physician, subtitled ‘the memoirs of a sceptical doctor.’ Zanzibar to Timbuktu, his trek across Africa by public transport was published to great acclaim in 1988, and was a runner-up in the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award.

article archive

France's "Submission" | February 2015

A review of Michel Houellebecq's newest novel Soumission.

Compliance with untruth | January 2015

Relentless regulation destroys the necessary conditions for free speech.

Bertolt Brecht’s Marie-Antoinettism | November 2014

The German poet, playwright, and Marxist.

Not a leg to stand on | October 2014

On the one-legged poets W. E. Henley and W. H. Davies.

Genetic disorder | May 2014

A review of A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race and Human History by Nicholas Wade

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In Praise of Prejudice: The Necessity of Preconceived Ideas

In Praise of Prejudice: The Necessity of Preconceived Ideas

by Theodore Dalrymple



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Coups and Cocaine

Coups and Cocaine

by Anthony Daniels



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Anthony Daniels on the Euro Crisis

The New Criterion author Anthony Daniels delivers remarks in New York City about the "European experiment." With an introduction by editor Roger Kimball. Recorded on November 30, 2011.

Posted on: 12/09/2011


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