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Tale Wagger

The Dane who perfected the art of enchantment

Sep 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 01 • By EDWIN M. YODER JR.

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Harlem pedestrians (1940)

Where Was I?

The loss of distinction in the end of community

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48

‘Battle of Waterloo’ by William Sadler II (ca. 1830)

Literary Man of War

John Keegan: an appreciation.

Mar 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

‘Le déjeuner sur l’herbe’ by Édouard Manet (1863)

Heroic by Nature

Émile Zola and the literary representation of art.

Jan 20, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 18

Eddie Chapman (‘Agent Zigzag’) in disguise

Bodyguard of Lies

A trilogy on military deception.

Oct 21, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 07

Albert Murray, 1974

Indivisible Man

Albert Murray, 1916-2013

Sep 16, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 02

H. Brandt Ayers

Improbable Dream

A Southern editor recalls his time and place.

Aug 19, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 46

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Miss Bennet’s Anniversary

How to celebrate the bicentennial of ‘Pride and Prejudice.’

Jul 29, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 43

Nicole Kidman as Isabel Archer (1996)

Picture Perfect

How the Master saw the outsider’s inner life.

May 20, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 34

Jimmy Carter meets the press, 1977.

Lives of the Scribes

What you thought you knew about the Washington press corps.

Feb 4, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 20

Gregory Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway in Cuba, ca. 1950

Papa’s Secret

Words, as well as deeds, are the key to understanding Hemingway.

Nov 5, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 08

Reynolds Price, 1998

The Long Goodbye

Do the memoirs of Reynolds Price overshadow his fiction?

Sep 10, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 48

William Faulkner, 1950

Modernist Master

Fifty years since his death, we remain in Faulkner’s shadow.

Jul 23, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 42

Picture of Joseph Alsop, 1963

Dramatic License

The character in ‘The Columnist’ is not the Joseph Alsop I knew.

May 28, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 35

Photo of Moynihan

Families Matter

The message of the ‘Moynihan Report’ remains urgent.

Mar 26, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 27

Image of General Stephen Watts Kearny

Westward, Ho

The bloodstained trail to Manifest Destiny.

Feb 27, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 23

Drawing of Jefferson Davis

Abe’s Angle

Lincoln as president and commander in chief.

Dec 5, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 12

Watch the Birdie

Watch the Birdie

Golf as sport and theater of human nature.

Nov 21, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 10

Confederate Statehouse Photo

Unamicable Split

South to North: Hello, I must be going.

Aug 15, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 45

The Civil War

The Reasons Why

Cause and effect in the Civil War.

Jun 6, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 36

Sword and Pen

Sword and Pen

Literary culture after the Civil War

Mar 14, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 25

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