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Dave Clark

It Ain’t My Nature

Joseph Epstein knows his nature.

Sep 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 01 • By JOSEPH EPSTEIN

 

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

Sound Off

Joseph Epstein lowers the volume.

Jul 20, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 41

Home Mechanic

Joseph Epstein, unhandyman.

Jun 15, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 37

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