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 2023
Emperor of chaos
On Professor of Apocalypse: The Many Lives of Jacob Taubes by Jerry Z. Muller.
Features February 2023
A genius at suffering
On the life & writing of Vsevolod Garshin.
Books December 2022
A Taoist sage on horseback
A review of Kutuzov by Alexander Mikaberidze.
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.