Jacob Howland is a Senior Fellow at the Tikvah Fund. His latest book is Glaucon’s Fate: History, Myth, and Character in Plato’s Republic (Paul Dry Books).
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Features March 2021
“Demons” at 150
On Dostoevsky’s prophetic tale of societal decay.
Features November 2020
One hundred years of “We”
On the legacy of Yevgeny Zamyatin’s seminal dystopian novel.
Features June 2020
“Beowulf” & history
On men and monsters in the great Anglo-Saxon epic.
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May 24, 2019
A Socrates for our time
On Tim Blake Nelson’s Socrates at The Public Theater in Manhattan.
Jul 06, 2018
A confluence of Kierkegaardians
On a recent Kierkegaard conference at St. Olaf College in Minnesota.