Books, Arts & Society

Bernard Bailyn speaks in Providence (2012).

History in Context

The American vision of Bernard Bailyn

Feb 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23 • By GORDON S. WOODRead more...
Coco Chanel in Paris (1937)

Chanel No. 1

How beauty can be lucrative, if not always pretty

Feb 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23 • By AMY HENDERSONRead more...
‘The Four Courts’ by W. H. Bartlett (1841)

Dublin’s Fair(?) City

The complicated soul of the Irish capital

Feb 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23 • By EDWARD SHORTRead more...
Edgar Allen Poe

Poe’s Shadow

A look at the laureate of self-destructiveness

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By DOMINIC GREEN

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Jay Cost

Must Reading

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Mary Stuart, Lynn Loring, Karl Weber in ‘Search for Tomorrow’ (1955)

One Man’s Meat

Finding sustenance in the afternoon serials

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By WILLIAM H. PRITCHARD

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Dave Clark

Incommunicado

Joseph Epstein, out of touch

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By JOSEPH EPSTEIN

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‘Red Dawn’ (1984)

Past as Prologue

A ‘yes, but’ perspective on ‘what-if’ history

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By JAMES M. BANNER JR.

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David Ben-Gurion at the opening of the road from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem (1948)

Israel’s ‘Old Man’

The long life, and longer reach, of David Ben-Gurion

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By BENJAMIN BALINT

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NPH

Is Hollywood Racist?

It depends on which Hollywood you’re talking about

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By JOHN PODHORETZ

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College

Podcast: Revenge Of the Lit Majors!

Hosted by Michael Graham.

3:55 PM, Feb 24, 2015 • By TWS PODCAST

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Bosnian Muslims Take on ISIS

A model for the Islamic world.

12:31 PM, Feb 24, 2015 • By STEPHEN SCHWARTZ

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perry

The Uselessness of Selecting a ‘Useful’ College Major

3:01 PM, Feb 23, 2015 • By ETHAN EPSTEIN

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'Call Your Mom, Call Your Dad'

9:07 PM, Feb 22, 2015 • By DANIEL HALPER

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B&A Logo

B&A Podcast: History in Context, Lost Horizons, and Movie Magic

The Books & Arts podcast is hosted by Philip Terzian.

11:45 AM, Feb 22, 2015 • By TWS PODCAST

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Dave Clark

Casual Podcast: Car Talk

Victorino Matus, useless intellect

11:15 AM, Feb 21, 2015 • By TWS PODCAST

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Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan

Virtue Rewarded

Including the virtue of keeping a straight face

Mar 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24 • By JOHN PODHORETZ

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Marie Harf

New Hashtags for the White House?

Mar 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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