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Herodotus in Vienna

Father of History

Herodotus and the human dimension in the past

Oct 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06 • By JOSEPH EPSTEIN

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New York

Moral Rest in Old New York

Joseph Epstein loves New York

Apr 11, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 29

Lower Education

Lower Education

Sex toys and academic freedom at Northwestern.

Mar 21, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 26

The Rahmbomb

The Rahmbomb

And other Chicago players

Feb 21, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 22

Gentleman of Letters

Gentleman of Letters

John Gross, 1935-2011.

Jan 24, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 18

Dr. Do and Mr. Hide

Dr. Do and Mr. Hide

Joseph Epstein, doer

Jan 17, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 17

History Man

History Man

The adventures of Hugh Trevor-Roper.

Dec 13, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 13

Full Slab

Full Slab

Joseph Epstein, lip-smacking, finger-licking rib-lover.

Dec 6, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 12

Finito, I Guess

Finito, I Guess

Joseph Epstein has finished writing a book. Now comes the anxiety.

Oct 18, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 05

Adios, Gray Lady

Joseph Epstein cancels his 'New York Times' subscription.

Aug 16, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 45

A Happy Problem

A Happy Problem

Jul 19, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 41

The Jewish Encyclopedia

The Jewish Encyclopedia

In the postwar era, no magazine has matched the breadth of ‘Commentary.’

Jul 5, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 40

Why Cry Over Split Milk?

Why Cry Over Split Milk?

May 10, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 32

I Knew I Forgot Something

Mar 29, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 27

A Passage to Forster

A Passage to Forster

The voice for the ‘sensitive’ and ‘plucky’

Feb 22, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 22

Prodigy in Pictures

Prodigy in Pictures

When films were movies, Irving Thalberg was the (young) man to see in Hollywood.

Jan 18, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 17

The Yenta

Barbara Walters asks the questions celebrities want to answer.

Nov 30, 2009, Vol. 15, No. 11

Funny Papers

Nov 2, 2009, Vol. 15, No. 07

A Genius of Temperament

Joseph Epstein remembers Irving Kristol.

Oct 5, 2009, Vol. 15, No. 03

Fit To Be Tied

Joseph Epstein, fit to be tied.

Sep 14, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 48

The Oxford Man

Maurice Bowra, tutor to the stars.

Sep 14, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 48

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