Author Archives: David Masciotra

What Would Christopher Hitchens Say?

Amid the noxious atmosphere of Twitter, the late scribe looks like the last public intellectual of our times.

The Crisis of Masculinity is One of Scarcity, Not Excess

“Are we not men?” is a more salient question than ever.

Are Video Games the New Novels?

American adults turn to “Grand Theft Auto.”

Rock for Republicans?

How the GOP misunderstands John Mellencamp’s heartland ethic