Philip Terzian’s lone laurel
Where was journalistic skepticism at Rolling Stone?
Philip Terzian, literary chauffeur
A smart, funny, timely tribute to the Great Man
Philip Terzian goes Camel hunting
Philip Terzian takes a (mandatory) tour
Philip Terzian, epical exterminator
One desperate act and its unintended consequences.
Al Feldstein, 1925-2014.
Philip Terzian, Muzak Man.
Philip Terzian, jazz pianist
Philip Terzian remembers November 1963
Philip Terzian's nostalgic ride around the Beltway
The value of the Detroit Institute of Arts to Detroit is an open question.
Philip Terzian is literary editor of The Weekly Standard. A native of the Washington, DC, area and a journalist for over 40 years, he has been a writer and editor at Reuters, newspapers in Alabama and Kentucky, the New Republic, the Los Angeles Times, and was editorial page editor of the Providence Journal. For 20 years he wrote a political/foreign affairs column syndicated by the Scripps Howard News Service. During 1978-79 he was speechwriter for Secretary of State Cyrus Vance.
Terzian has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in commentary, Pulitzer juror, media fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford, traveling fellow of the American Journalism Foundation, and is a member of the American Council on Germany. He is a contributor to the Wall Street Journal, Commentary, the New Criterion, the Times Literary Supplement, Sewanee Review, and other publications. In 2010 Encounter Books published his book Architects of Power: Roosevelt, Eisenhower, and the American Century.