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Recent editions of The Critic’s Notebook

Dec 10, 2018

The Critic’s Notebook

On reading modern art, remembering Richard Timperio, refreshing Handel & more from the world of culture.


Dec 3, 2018

The Critic’s Notebook

On Eliot corrected, Roz Chast cartoons, “Messiah” at Saint Thomas & more from the world of culture.


Nov 26, 2018

The Critic’s Notebook

On John McPhee, build your own art gallery, William F. Buckley & more from the world of culture.



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