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Posts tagged “Adam Gopnik”

Meet The Houellebellocq

Why Michel Houellebecq is not anti-Muslim, but rather against modern France

Posted January 20th, 2015

Why It’s So Hard To Talk About Theism & Atheism

Adam Gopnik is one of my very favorite essayists, but when he …

Posted April 23rd, 2014

Is Atheism Rational?

In a New Yorker essay reviewing a series of recent books about …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Are Rock & Jazz Vaccinations Against Totalitarianism?

The New Yorker is still gating for subscribers Adam Gopnik’s review essay …

Posted December 30th, 2013

For Your Christmas Book List

My recommendations for your Christmas book shopping, published today in The American …

Posted December 18th, 2013

Paris Is Not Altoona

I love this passage from Ta-Nehisi Coates, still in Paris: I felt …

Posted August 27th, 2013

The Idea Of A Place

Here’s an excerpt from a short interview about Paris with author Rosecrans …

Posted June 21st, 2013

French Poetry, French B.S.

One of our first days here in Paris, I went to the …

Posted October 21st, 2012

Of Beans And Abortion

I have been putting off saying something about Adam Gopnik’s weird essay …

Posted October 18th, 2012

France: Crunchy Con Nation

In America and England, you are what you think about eating. Tell …

Posted September 6th, 2012

Goodbye Robert Hughes

I’ve never read much of the art criticism of Robert Hughes, but …

Posted August 9th, 2012