Jeet Heer

Senior Editor

Jeet Heer is a senior editor at the New Republic who has published in a wide array of journals including The New Yorker, The Paris Review, and VQR. He is the author of two books: In Love With Art: Francoise Mouly’s Adventures in Comics with Art Spiegelman (Coach House Books) and Sweet Lechery: Essays, Profiles and Reviews (Porcupine’s Quill). He has co-edited eight books and served as a contributing editor on another eight volumes. With Kent Worcester, Heer co-edited A Comics Studies Reader (University Press of Mississippi), which won the Peter C. Rollins Book Award given annually to the best book in American Studies or Cultural Studies. He’s been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship.

Bully Pulpit

Donald Trump's tribalist brand of Christianity, trumpeted on Monday at Liberty University, is winning votes but dividing the faithful.

Fear of a Canadian Planet

Republican concerns about Ted Cruz's citizenship are part of a long history of apprehension surrounding the Great White North.