Gary Saul Morson, the Lawrence B. Dumas Professor of the Arts and Humanities at Northwestern University, co-authored, with Morton Schapiro, Cents and Sensibility (Princeton).
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Features June 2022
Stalin: his own avatar
On Stalin's Library: A Dictator and His Books by Geoffrey Roberts.
Features February 2022
Kropotkin’s dead goose
On the limitations of anarchist thought.
Books January 2022
Russian bear market
A review of Collapse: The Fall Of The Soviet Union by Vladislav M. Zubok.
October 17, 2019
Leninthink: Gary Saul Morson delivers the first annual Circle Lecture
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October 07, 2019
Gary Saul Morson & James Panero discuss “Leninthink”
Gary Saul Morson, the Lawrence B. Dumas Professor of the Arts and Humanities at Northwestern University and the author of “Leninthink,” joins James Panero to discuss the pernicious legacy of Vladimir Lenin (video and audio).
October 23, 2017
The disease of theory:
“Crime & Punishment” at 150 (audio article)
On theory’s deleterious effects in Crime and Punishment.