A review of Further Joy by John Brandon

I have vowed, to myself, to take a more active role in this year’s Wisconsin Book Festival, where featured authors will discuss their work for the benefit of bibliophiles everywhere. Being a fan of artistic process, I can't a find a better way to celebrate readership than by discovering a title that interests me, absorbing the book over morning coffee or late-night couch-read sessions, and then learning the story of its more

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September 30, 2014 | 0 comments
A review of Superman: For Tomorrow by Brian Azzarello

In preparation for the new Man of Steel movie, I picked up the recently compiled Superman: For Tomorrow (previously available as Vol.1 and Vol. 2), written by more

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June 17, 2013 | 0 comments
A review of Thucydides: The Reinvention of History by Donald Kagan

I was originally drawn to Thucydides by my interest in documentary film theory. In fact, I’ve come to think of him more as a documentarian, reporting what he saw, overheard, or gleaned from conversations or interviews, than an historian who writes about the distant past through equal parts research and imagination. In the History of the Peloponnesian War more

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June 5, 2013 | 0 comments