Articles tagged with criticism

Stuart Schrader

Its illegitimacy goes far beyond the war on drugs.

Jack Parlett

Leo Bersani was a groundbreaking queer studies scholar who rejected the word “queer.” We can still learn from his contrarian sense of what made homosexuals unique.

Alexis Pauline Gumbs

Kemi Alabi’s Academy of American Poets First Book Award–winning Against Heaven answers generations of spiritual violence and threatened damnation with reclamation, repopulation, and a redefinition of heaven.

Raja Shehadeh

Remembering the Nakba is not optional.

Kieran Setiya

On the first English translation of Wittgenstein’s early private notebooks.

Peter Filkins

Her critical writings explore the interrelations of philosophy and poetry, politics and prose—all against the backdrop of a society remaking itself in the shadow of fascism.

Jackson Arn

No other artist more perfectly anticipated the banal strangeness of life in the twenty-first century.

Éric Morales-Franceschini

A “woke” remake that peddles in symbolic representation is not the film Puerto Ricans deserve.

Marissa Grunes

Two recent essay collections explore the interplay between literary genre and a rapidly changing planet.

Robin D. G. Kelley Bongani Madondo

Robin D. G. Kelley and Bongani Madondo honor the writer’s life, work, and legacy.