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Notes & Comments
Announcing our anniversary season.
On the ivory sepulcher.
The first entry in our series "Future tense: the lessons of culture in an age of upheaval."
On the vitality of the Jolly Journalist's work.
by James Panero
On the Department of State's diplomatic flop at the Venice Biennale.
Letter from Provence
Manners & morals
On the RSC's Romeo and Juliet, Sleep No More & Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark.
by Karen Wilkin
On “The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-Garde” & “Collecting Matisse and Modern Masters: The Cone Sisters of Baltimore.”
On "Kurt Schwitters: Color & Collage" at Houston's Menil Collection.
On "The American Style: Colonial Revival & the Modern Metropolis" at the Museum of the City of New York.
by James Panero
On "Simon Dinnerstein: The Fulbright Triptych & Selected Works” at The German Consulate General, New York.
on Unnatural Selection: Choosing Boys Over Girls, and the Consequences of a World Full of Men by Mara Hvistendahl
on Founding Gardeners: The Revolutionary Generation, Nature, and the Shaping of the American Nation by Andrea Wulf
on Gulag Voices: An Anthology (Annals of Communism Series) by Anne Applebaum,Jane Ann Miller
by James Como
on C. S. Lewis's Lost Aeneid: Arms and the Exile by C. S. Lewis,A. T. Reyes
on Caligula: A Biography by Aloys Winterling,Deborah Lucas Schneider,Glenn W. Most,Paul Psoinos
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Levine Triumphs in Long-Awaited Return: http://t.co/CMokRPr31i Mon, 20 May 2013
Art: now with 30% more bodily fluids!—a sad look at the state of the art world by @rogerkimball: http://t.co/Eh1X9EorBw Mon, 20 May 2013
#Poetry from Joseph Harrion—Dr. Johnson rolls down a hill: http://t.co/VbRMabnaYi Mon, 20 May 2013
Lone Ranger Baffled Re: Sexual Assaults in the Military: http://t.co/MPhe72LTf7 Sat, 18 May 2013
At @CNNOpinion, @KevinNR talks about the great cell phone fiasco of 2013. In his words, "Yes, it was worth it.": http://t.co/bKNzeEucRj Fri, 17 May 2013
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