Jonathan Leaf is a playwright and critic living in New York.
Articles by Jonathan Leaf View All
Reconsiderations May 2020
Anyone for Peter De Vries?
On the career of the largely forgotten novelist.
Books May 2019
Kafka’s Kafkaesque trial
A review of Kafka's Last Trial: The Case of a Literary Legacy by Benjamin Balint.
Books April 2016
The world’s a stage
A review of Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway by Michael Riedel.
Blog Posts by Jonathan Leaf View All
Jan 30, 2023
A Confederate spy in Liverpool
On The Lion and The Fox: Two Rival Spies and the Secret Plot to Build a Confederate Navy by Alexander Rose.
Aug 23, 2019
More virtuosity than substance
On Sea Wall/A Life, at the Hudson Theatre.
Aug 14, 2019
Simon’s center-court star
On The GOAT by Roger Simon