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Our inability to speak freely makes it impossible to comprehend the dangerous realities we face.
A review of the new Harvard Art Museums, designed by Renzo Piano.
by Eric Ormsby
Traditional philology today is a shadow of what it once was. Can it survive?
by Paul Dean
A review of A. David Moody's Ezra Pound: Poet. A Portrait of the Man and His Work, Volume II: The Epic Years, 1921–1939.
Letter from Cheltenham
Reviews of Titus Andronicus at SoHo’s HERE Arts Center, A Month in the Country at Classic Stage Company & Let the Right One In at Dumbo’s St. Ann’s Warehouse.
by Mario Naves
On "The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World” at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
On "Rubens and His Legacy: Van Dyck to Cézanne” at the Royal Academy of Arts, London.
On Mieczyslaw Weinberg, Alexandre Tharaud, the Mariinsky Orchestra of Saint Petersburg & more.
on The Letters of Robert Frost, Volume 1: 1886 - 1920 by Robert Frost,Donald Sheehy,Mark Richardson,Robert Faggen
on Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer by Bettina Stangneth,Ruth Martin
on Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World by Amir Alexander
on Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief by James M. McPherson
by Ben Downing
on Walking the Woods and the Water: In Patrick Leigh Fermor's footsteps from the Hook of Holland to the Golden Horn by Nick Hunt
on The Jacobean Grand Tour: Early Stuart Travellers in Europe by Edward Chaney
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