“Moby-Dick” is the great dream of mastery over language.
How a slaveholder and ideologue was also a great democrat.
Review of Al Sharpton's autobiography
He couldn't even pour a glass of water. Then, he began to read his poetry...
John Banville reviews Selina Hastings's 'Evelyn Waugh: A Biography.'
The Unreal World of Cornel West
The enduring legacy of Thurgood Marshall