Author

John B. Kienker

John B. Kienker is the managing editor of the Claremont Review of Books, and co-editor of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: Ten Years of the Claremont Review of Books.

He earned his B.A. at Boston College, an M.A. in British and American Literature at Fordham University, and his Ph.D. in Political Philosophy and American Government at Claremont Graduate University.

Articles by John B. Kienker

Mainly Incorrect

Mainly Incorrect

Supporting sloppy scholarship puts the conservative movement's respectability at stake.
The Book of Vices

The Book of Vices

If Jefferson were to see this supposed "love letter" to himself, he would surely file for a restraining order, or at least a change of address.
Profiles in Banality

Profiles in Banality

The greatest fault of 'Profiles in Courage for Our Time' is that no one associated with the project understands what courage is- and what it isn't.
Free 2020 Spring Issue

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.