Category: Book Review

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


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


Story-Catcher and the Poet of Our Mortal Illness

Angelic Disorder

The Ineffable Persistence of Sukiyaki

Odtaa Furioso

Youth in Age, Age in Youth

More Epistolary Eliot

Against Identity

Raw and Cooked

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Recent Critics of Milton

The Poet As Prophet: The Life and Letters of Robinson Jeffers

Dueling Authors

Words, No Music

Hawks, Fens, and Watching Birds

The Genius of Clive James

Awe for Auden

Elegy in the Neo-Shadow: Forms and Variations

The Judgment of Poetry

Baggy Monsters and Tangled Tales

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