Articles of Note

Did Susan Sontag’s husband, Philip Rieff, steal credit for her first book? Whoever wrote The Mind of the Moralist is guilty of plagiarism... more »

New Books

Auberon Waugh and the art of writing about wine. Tasting notes include stale cardboard, French train stations, old penknives, and a dead chrysanthemum... more »

Essays & Opinions

The competing visions for modernism included “Make it new,” of course, but also: “Art is dead,” “Realism = Abstraction,” and “victory over the sun”... more »