Author Archives: Bill Kauffman
The screenwriter of the new Civil War movie “Copperhead” on historical fiction and one of America’s least loved leaders.
The tenth anniversary of a little book about the America overshadowed by war: Dispatches From the Muckdog Gazette.
Pledging allegiance to Little America
A dispatch from Glen Campbell’s valedictory tour
The Founders’ greatest error
Why your vote doesn’t matter
A life in letters
How I learned to love LDS
The continuing toll of Nelson Rockefeller’s prison-industrial complex
The Paul campaign calls to mind the rebellious ethos of 1980s punks.
Bill Kauffman reflects on a quarter-century of notable interlocutors
I’m on one of my periodic Sam Peckinpah benders. (“You call that …
This article appears in the February 2012 issue of The American Conservative.
Our daughter will be spending the snowy months rehearsing her role as …
Even the most dedicated cinephile may have blinked last spring and missed …
Another summer has slipped away, he said in melancholic stupor. Thank God …← Older posts
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