Category: Book Review

Humboldt’s New World Landscape

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Thomas Hardy Goes to Town

Andrei Sinyavsky: Strolls with Pushkin

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In Search of Humor

A Viking on the Loose from His Longboat

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Jonathan Swift and His Times—Again

Doorways, Edges, Verges

This Labyrinth of Numb Disorder

Evelyn Waugh Revisited

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Interior Constellations

Whole Earth: Edward O. Wilson’s Proposal to Save the Biosphere

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The Indomitable Germaine de Staël

Voices of Elders

Back to School with Nicholson Baker

Dwelling in Possibility

You Are Not Finished: Seamus Heaney’s Translation of the Aeneid Book VI

A Northern Harp

“A Strangeness in My Mind”: The 2016 Man Booker International Prize Finalists

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Watery Narratives

Recepti Scriptores and Some Others

When We Talk About Death

Anthony Hecht’s Nobility

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Life and After Life

The English Franklin

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Mystifying Enlightenment: The Fiction of David Albahari

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A Russian Ambassador to the Court of St. James

John Crowe Ransom’s Quarrel with Himself

The Universe Is So Very Marvellous; or, “What you have done, Odysseus”

T. S. Eliot: The Annotated Poems

Schools of Our Soul-Making

“My Dear Eyes”: Nabokov’s Letters to Véra

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Tales Retold

The Single Artificer

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Personae Gratae

We Come from the Stars

The Shadow of What We Were

Found in Translation

The Elements of Style

Five Writers Reckoning

Infringement on the Common Heritage

What Plagues Us Now

Listening to Flannery O’Connor

The Isolated Protagonist

Five New Voices

Shakespeare Prefaced

Anthologizing Magnitude

A Life Lived in Interesting Times

Death and Immortality

Songbirds