Benjamin Balint, a writer living in Jerusalem, is the author of “Running Commentary” (PublicAffairs, 2010) and ”Kafka’s Last Trial” (forthcoming from W.W. Norton).
Next in the winter 2013 Issue
A review of Proconsuls: Delegated Political-Military Leadership from Rome to America Today, by Carnes Lord
A review of Land of Promise: An Economic History of the United States, by Michael Lind
A review of The Romans and their World: A Short Introduction, by Brian Campbell; Rome: An Empire's Story, by Greg Woolf; and Ancient Rome: From Romulus to Justinian, by Thomas R. Martin