• The Rooms Where It Happened

    By ALISON L. LACROIX

    Review of Hamilton: An American Musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda (Richard Rodgers Theatre, New York City) and Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter

    May 23, 2016
  • The Hardship of Henry James

    By JEFF NUNOKAWA

    Review of Henry James: Autobiographies, edited by Philip Horne

    May 18, 2016
  • The Singularity is Near

    By DANIEL GREEN

    Review of The Work of Literature, by Derek Attridge

    May 16, 2016
  • A Mob for All Seasons

    By DYLAN J. MONTANARI

    Review of The Mafia: A Cultural History, by Roberto Maria Dainotto

    May 11, 2016
  • Defending a Mixed Economy

    By HERBERT HOVENKAMP

    Review of American Amnesia: How the War on Government Led Us to Forget What Made America Prosper, by Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson

    May 09, 2016
  • The Nation Strikes Back

    By ANNA SU

    Review of The Cultural Defense of Nations: A Liberal Theory of Majority Rights, by Liav Orgad

    May 02, 2016
  • Politics by Other Means

    By ASHLEY DEEKS

    Review of The Conceit of Humanitarian Intervention, by Rajan Menon


    April 27, 2016
  • Feminist Justice

    By CORINNA BARRETT LAIN

    Review of Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World, by Linda Hirshman


    April 25, 2016
  • Andalusia, or The Legend of Islamic Spain

    By NIRMAL DASS

    Review of The Myth of the Andalusian Paradise: Muslims, Christians, and Jews Under Islamic Rule in Medieval Spain, by Darío Fernàndez-Morera

    April 20, 2016
  • A Right to Sex?

    By ALEXANDER A. BONI-SAENZ

    Review of Loneliness and Its Opposite: Sex, Disability, and the Ethics of Engagement, by Don Kulick and Jens Rydström

    April 18, 2016
  • Why Equality Matters

    By MICHAEL MITCHELL

    Review of On Inequality, by Harry G. Frankfurt

    April 11, 2016
  • The Bodyguard of Lies

    By GERALD DWORKIN

    Review of Why Leaders Lie, by John Mearsheimer

    April 06, 2016
  • The Problem with Seeking “Flow”

    By KENNETH A. POSNER

    Review of The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance, by Steven Kotler

    March 30, 2016
  • Is French Islam an Oxymoron?

    By AZIZ Z. HUQ

    Review of Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societies, by Claire L. Adida, David D. Laitin, and Marie-Anne Valfort

    March 28, 2016
  • Shouldering the Burden of Utilitarianism

    By BRYAN DRUZIN

    Review of The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values, by Sam Harris

    March 09, 2016
  • Meritocracy with Chinese Characteristics

    By KYLE HUTZLER

    Review of The China Model: Political Meritocracy and the Limits of Democracy, by Daniel Bell

    March 07, 2016
  • Guarding the Guardians

    By FREDERICK SCHAUER

    Review of The Guardians of the Constitution: Hans Kelsen and Carl Schmitt on the Limits of Constitutional Law, translated and edited by Lars Vinx

    March 02, 2016
  • The Rise and Rise of Rome

    By CLIFFORD ANDO

    Review of SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome, by Mary Beard

    February 29, 2016
  • Eulogy for the Imperial Presidency?

    By ANTHONY TSONTAKIS

    Review of Long Wars and the Constitution, by Stephen M. Griffin

    February 24, 2016
  • "That They Gave Me the Post of a Junior Clerk..."

    By MARK GAMIN

    Review of Of Courtiers and Kings: More Stories of Supreme Court Law Clerks, edited by Todd C. Peppers and Clare Cushman

    February 22, 2016