Article Archive

A.J.P. Taylor Is History

He made us see World War II anew—and merits another look himself.

September 12, 2013

Clive James at Last

A genius sunburned by his faith in humanity

May 24, 2013

Conservatism’s Mozart

Joe Sobran was the literary heir of H.L. Mencken and Ambrose Bierce.

February 8, 2013

Close Encounter

The last days of the Cold War’s greatest journal

December 14, 2012

Killer Culture

Have we lost the meaning of iniquity?

September 15, 2012

Saint Sydney

The Anglican Whig who fought for England’s Catholics

July 10, 2012

A Grief Unobserved

Did Evelyn Waugh’s cruelty cost him his wife—and life?

November 18, 2011

Nancy Mitford’s Neocon

The English author foresaw American globalism in the ’50s.

August 8, 2011

The Man Who Knew Too Much

Interviews with Dwight Macdonald, Michael Wreszin, ed., University Press of Mississippi, 200 pages

December 15, 2003

Joe Bananas

[Stalin’s Last Crime: The Plot Against the Jewish Doctors 1948-1953, Jonathan Brent and Vladimir Naumov, HarperCollins, 416 pages]

July 14, 2003