Adam Kirsch

Adam Kirsch is a senior editor at The New Republic and a columnist for the online magazine Tablet. His most recent book is Benjamin Disraeli.

Articles by this author

Fall 2011 Why We (Should) Read Trilling

For two generations, Lionel Trilling was synonymous with literary criticism, but since his death in 1975, he has been written off as out of date. Adam Kirsch argues that Trilling matters as much as ever.

Poster for Busby Berkeley musical Footlight Parade
Fall 2009 Let Us Eat Cake

A review of Dancing in the Dark: A Cultural History of the Great Depression by Morris Dickstein

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