SELECTED ARTICLES & REVIEWS

On JFK, Tragedy, and Myth
The New Yorker, 22 November 2013
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On Game of Thrones
The New York Review of Books, 7 November 2013
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A Cemetery Dream
NYBlog (The New York Review of Books online), 30 May 2013
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On the Boston Marathon Bomber and Antigone
The New Yorker “Page Turner”, 14 May 2013
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On Critics and Criticism
The New Yorker “Page Turner”, 28 August 2012
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On A New Novel Based on the Iliad
The New York Times Book Review, 29 April 2012
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On Why We Can’t Let Go of the Titanic
The New Yorker, April 2012
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On September 11, Greek Tragedy, and the Movies
The New York Review of Books, September 2006
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On Julie Taymor’s Spider-Man
The New York Review of Books, April 2011
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On Mad Men
The New York Review of Books, February 2011
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On Phony Holocaust Memoirs
The New York Times Op-Ed, March 2008
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On Brokeback Mountain
The New York Review of Books, January 2006
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On Olympics Kitsch
The New York Times Magazine, August 2004
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On Alice Sebold’s The Lovely Bones
The New York Review of Books, January 2003
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On A New Greek Tragedy Translation
The New York Times Book Review, July 1998
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On Anne Rice’s Servant of the Bones
The New York Times Book Review, August 1996
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“Republicans Can Be Cured!”
New York Times Op-Ed, July 1993
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FULL BIBLIOGRAPHY
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THE NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS ESSAYS
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