2010-11-05

Date: 
Friday, November 5, 2010

Bible Stories

In the spring of 1997, I was hired by the American Bible Society to open a gallery dedicated to biblical art. I had just received my PhD in medieval art from NYU,...

Two Poems

return Each time it tried to get into the sea, The waves resisted entering and swept Tumbling the turtle back With weed in welter and wrack Holding it as in fee;...

Critical Hospitality

It is not clear why Yeats called one of his major poems “Nineteen Hundred and Nineteen.” He didn’t write it or publish it in that year. He wrote it in the spring of...

No Compromise?

What will the nation’s politics look like if, as expected, the Republicans take back the House of Representatives on November 2? Indiana’s Mike Pence, chairman of...