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 2012 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
Lincoln and Django Unchained represent what passes for artistic sensibility in todayâ€™s Hollywood.