A New Translation of Canto 26 of Dante’s Inferno
A New Translation of Canto 5 of Dante’s Inferno
A New Translation of Canto 1 of Dante’s Inferno
Notes on the Beauty, Variety, and Drive of The Divine Comedy—Plus Three Newly Translated Cantos
Christian Wiman’s Every Riven Thing, reviewed.
Stefan Zweig, cultural cosmopolitan.
Do good poets make good warriors?
The great poems of Valéry.
Don’t idealize Leon Trotsky.
Edgar Quinet and the true cost of violent revolution.
Alfred Polgar, a lost maestro.
A Soviet murderer who repented.
Lewis Namier, the historian as poet.
One wife’s poignant protests against Communism.
Lessons on writing from Georg Christoph Lichtenberg.
A look at Soviet feminism.