Category: Book Review

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

This Labyrinth of Numb Disorder

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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Recepti Scriptores and Some Others

When We Talk About Death

Watery Narratives

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


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

A Russian Ambassador to the Court of St. James

The Single Artificer

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

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Tales Retold

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