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Recent editions of The Critic’s Notebook

Jan 21, 2020

The Critic’s Notebook

On Beowulf, English Romanticism, Russian art in Victorian England & more from the world of culture.


Jan 14, 2020

The Critic’s Notebook

On Richard Diebenkorn, Mario Buatta, Giambattista Vico & more from the world of culture.


Jan 7, 2020

The Critic’s Notebook

On Ralph Ellison’s letters, Eric Brown, Rembrandt by the beach & more from the world of culture.



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