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Montpelier, home of James Madison, Orange, Virginia

Quietly Revolutionary

The achievement(s) of James Madison

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The spy who came in from the cold, and prospered

Genteel Treachery

The spy who came in from the cold, and prospered

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Luca Zingaretti as Inspector Montalbano (2000)

Sicilian Gumshoe

An unlikely setting for police procedurals

Aug 18, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 46 • By JON L. BREENRead more...
The buzz about bees is not necessarily good.

Honey Trap

The buzz about bees is not necessarily good

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48 • By TEMMA EHRENFELD

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The downward trajectory of global prestige

Turning Against Israel

The downward trajectory of global prestige

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48 • By RONALD RADOSH

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Goodman

Goodbye, Colossus

The last chapter of Philip Roth’s fiction

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48 • By DANIEL ROSS GOODMAN

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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 • By EDWIN M. YODER JR.

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Costanza Bonarelli (ca. 1636)

Florentine Frustration

The loneliness of the long-distance art lover

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48 • By JOSHUA GELERNTER

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Dave clark

Fighting Irish

David Skinner, aging jock.

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48 • By DAVID SKINNER

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Churchill in India (1896)

Jewel in the Crown

The sun never set on Winston Churchill’s allegiance

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48 • By ROBERT WARGAS

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What is the Parthenon telling us?

Deep Frieze Meaning

What is the Parthenon telling us?

Sep 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48 • By A. E. STALLINGS

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B&A Podcast: Birchers, 'Boyhood' and Does Grammar Matter?

The Books & Arts Podcast is Hosted by Philip Terzian

2:30 PM, Aug 28, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST

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martinis

Happy Hour Links: Correcting Course

6:01 PM, Aug 26, 2014 • By MICHAEL WARREN

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Goulds Book Arcade BookStack

Librarians Against Books

A worthless initiative in Florida.

4:08 PM, Aug 25, 2014 • By ETHAN EPSTEIN

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Arvo Pärt at the Met (2014)

Mystic Chords

The gospel according to the Arvo Pärt Project

Sep 1, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 47 • By CATHERINE P. LEWIS

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Great Thinkers

Great Thinkers Online

Sep 1, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 47 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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A New York barbershop, 1946

Barbering Back Then

Irwin M. Stelzer books the barber

Sep 1, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 47 • By IRWIN M. STELZER

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The Hunger Artists - A short-term investment in high-yield talent

The Hunger Artists

A short-term investment in high-yield talent

Sep 1, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 47 • By JOE QUEENAN

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