Articles of Note

Classics is beholden to a traditional, triumphalist, “Western civ” model. If the field doesn’t change, it doesn’t deserve to survive  ... more »

New Books

When it comes to Patricia Highsmith, the question of mental illness, of course, arises. Her personality was interwoven with those of her characters  ... more »

Essays & Opinions

Loving literature can be an entrée to the academic world. Such passion can also imprison you in academe’s broken system  ... more »