Features November 2020
Taking leave of the socialism of fools
On the echoes of fascism in the critics of Zionism.
Mar 31, 2020
The Critic’s Notebook
On crosswords, the early Third Reich, lives of the saints & more from the world of culture.
Art January 2020
Kirchner at the Neue Galerie
On “Ernst Ludwig Kirchner” at the Neue Galerie, New York.
Art May 2019
On “The Bauhaus and Harvard,” at The Busch-Reisinger Museum.
Books May 2019
Kafka’s Kafkaesque trial
Apr 01, 2019
A review of Keith Tribe’s new translation of Max Weber’s Economy and Society.
Jan 11, 2019
Week in review
On Fritz Ascher, Taleb the philosopher, Munch more than The Scream & more.
Nov 27, 2018
On a visit to the Glyptothek, Munich’s museum of sculpture.
Features January 2018
Transatlantic misunderstandings about populism
On the perception of populist movements in the United States and in Europe.