Spielberg’s West Side Story is a masterpiece based on a masterpiece.
Arts and Culture
Seal details the various crises and comedies that dogged the creation of the Godfather.
The ancient world’s first man of letters.
The satirical Netflix series The Chair is not sharp enough to draw blood.
Encountering the Word.
America moves on from baseball.
The Faerie Queene is a continuous practice of thinking about aesthetic, moral, and philosophical issues.
Should an art museum teach, and if so, how and what? Should it entertain? Is it a community center?
The film Nomadland expands the scope and meaning of the book that inspired it.
There is no greater threat to young people’s intellectual development and personal integrity than the progressive ideology dominating schools.
Are America’s cultural exports worse than junk food?
How do we know whether art is any good?