By: Joshua Glenn
Ray Raphael on America’s founding myths.
Mark Taylor on money and markets
Howard Zinn on US history
Patrick W. Carey on Orestes Brownson
Sam Lipsyte on success and failure.
Anne Foerst on robot theology
Harry G. Frankfurt on bullshit
Lydia Millet on unsympathetic characters
Robert S. Boynton on the New New Journalism
Elaine Showalter on academic novels
Russell Jacoby on utopianism
Richard J. Ellis on the Pledge of Allegiance
David G. Myers and Letha Dawson Scanzoni on the Bible’s view of homosexuality
The weird fringes of (fractal) human knowledge.
“What has Henry Fonda done for me lately?”