Aug 06, 2019
The Critic's Notebook
On Greek history, Helen Frankenthaler, architectural reclamation & more from the world of culture.
Features April 2019
Alcman among the nightingales
On the Partheneion, by Alcman, Sparta’s greatest poet.
Feb 08, 2019
Week in review
On Victorian dogs, Theophrastus and friends, months without MoMA & more.
Nov 27, 2018
On a visit to the Glyptothek, Munich’s museum of sculpture.
Features October 2018
The Waugh effort
On Evelyn Waugh’s military service.
Jun 26, 2018
Rodin takes on the Parthenon
On “Rodin and the art of ancient Greece” at the British Museum.
Letter from Athens September 2016
On the unraveling of Greek civil society.
Jul 20, 2016
Athena (and others) at the Met
On “Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.