With so many here and around the world still confined to quarters, the CRB editors have decided to brighten your detention by making our new Spring issue available free to readers everywhere. No masks required.
Cheryl Miller is a writer in Washington, D.C., and manages the American Enterprise Institute's Program on American Citizenship.
Articles by Cheryl Miller
The tragic vision of Jonathan Franzen.
A review of Why I Read: The Serious Pleasure of Books, by Wendy Lesser
A soap opera with a British accent. That's the critical rap on Downton Abbey, the cross-Atlantic hit series which in January returned to PBS for its third season.
A review of Why Jane Austen?, by Rachel M. Brownstein
A review of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: Book 1 of the Millennium Trilogy , The Girl Who Played with Fire: Book 2 of the Millennium Trilogy , and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest: Book 3 of the Millennium Trilogy , by Steig Larsson
A review of The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham: A Biography, by Selina Hastings.
A review of Gilead: A Novel and Home: A Novel, by Marilynne Robinson
A review of The Best of Wodehouse: An Anthology, by P.G. Wodehouse
A review of Edith Wharton, by Hermione Lee
A host of Melvilles have been invented for our times, yet the historical Melville remains opaque.