Modern Times/Ancient Ideas

War and Poetry, then and now: why WWI still resonates (NYTimes 1/22/2012)

Hero Cult Today: Germany Permits Itself to Celebrate Prussian King (NYTimes 1/24/2012)

The Ajax Dilemma: That Eternal Question of Fairness (NYTimes 12/4/2011)

The Mortal and the Divine: review of The Infinities, by John Banville (NYTimes 3/5/2010)

Alexander and the Days of Peak Greek: a review of the Metropolitan Museum of Art show on Pergamon and the Hellenistic World (NYTimes 3/15/2016)