December 2018



The Rise of Fascism, R. B. Kitaj, 1975-79

 

Becoming the Strong Horse:
Reviving Christian Europe
MARK TAPSON

Driven to Despair: The Return of American Socialism
DANIEL MALLOCK
 
Bats on Strings
THEODORE DALRYMPLE

Madmen in Authority
ERIC ROZENMAN

Pop Socialism, Circa 2018
PEDRO BLAS GONZÁLEZ

Socialism, Creativity, and the Housing Crisis
BEN IRVINE

The Divine Maria Callas
PHYLLIS CHESLER

Reading and Reduction: Michael Ward's Planet Narnia
JAMES COMO

Al-Waqidi and the Birth of Islamic Imperialism
JOSEPH S. SPOERL

Conversation and the Life of the Mind
SAMUEL HUX

Once and For All: The Moon has No Antisocial Effect
ARMANDO SIMÓN

Ours are not the Children of the Nobles
JOEL D. HIRST

Kristallnacht and FDR's Failure to Act
JERRY GORDON AND ROD BRYANT

Sudan's Bashir Opens 'Gateway for Russia'
and Jihad in Africa

JERRY GORDON, LT GEN ABAKAR ABDALLAH, DEBORAH MARTIN

No False Gods Before Me:
A Review of Rodney Stark's Work

TERRY SCAMBRAY

Nothing?
PAUL AUSTIN MURPHY

Be Very Afraid, or Not
Book Review: The Terror of Existence: From
Ecclesiastes to Theatre of the Absurd

JAMES COMO

Book Review: Give Us Back the Bad Roads
KENNETH FRANCIS

In Risu Veritas: Ten of the Funniest Movies Ever + Three Just as Funny Foreign Ones
GUIDO MINA DI SOSPIRO

What Makes a Poem?
DAVID SOLWAY

Maryse Condé Substantiates Black Identity with Human Traits
AART G. BROEK

Khashoggi Kabuki Theater
G. MURPHY DONOVAN

Charcot's Narcotic Dream, Part 2
NORMAN SIMMS


STORIES & POETRY


Chicken Pieces
ROBERT GEAR

The Shomer
SHAI AFSAI

Three German Poems
WILLIAM RULEMAN

Love Songs of Jorge Luis Borges
EVELYN HOOVEN

Under the Rose
ANKUR BETAGERI

Utopia, Inc.
JAMES LEPORE

Elegy
JAMES STEVENS CURL

Two Sonnets
JEFFREY BURGHAUSER