In love with poetry

When the times are brutal and the news is all lies, great poets experience our loneliness for us. Andrew O’Hagan explains…
When the times are brutal and the news is all lies, great poets experience our loneliness for us. Andrew O’Hagan explains… [More]

Life of Virginia Woolf

1915 should have been a good year for Virginia Woolf: new novel, new publishing house, new bulldog. Instead she plunged into madness…
1915 should have been a good year for Virginia Woolf: new novel, new publishing house, new bulldog. Instead she plunged into madness… [More]

Essays on history

Academic historians condemn the past to somehow reform the present. The tendency isn’t new, says Gordon Wood. But it’s getting worse…
Academic historians condemn the past to somehow reform the present. The tendency isn’t new, says Gordon Wood. But it’s getting worse… [More]

Tempo Shifts

The natural world is not easily shoehorned into a mathematical formula. Thus the long, strange history of efforts to reimagine the calendar…
The natural world is not easily shoehorned into a mathematical formula. Thus the long, strange history of efforts to reimagine the calendar… [More]

Family Values: The Ethics of Parent-Child Relationships

2015.02.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Harry Brighouse and Adam Swift, Family Values: The Ethics of Parent-Child Relationships, Princeton University Press, 2014,
2015.02.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Harry Brighouse and Adam Swift, Family Values: The Ethics of Parent-Child Relationships, Princeton University Press, 2014, [More]

Ontology after Onto-theology: Plurality, Event, and Contingency in Contemporary Philosophy

2015.02.06 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Gert-Jan van der Heiden, Ontology after Onto-theology: Plurality, Event, and Contingency in Contemporary Philosophy, Duquesne
2015.02.06 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Gert-Jan van der Heiden, Ontology after Onto-theology: Plurality, Event, and Contingency in Contemporary Philosophy, Duquesne [More]

Hegel and the Metaphysical Frontiers of Political Theory

2015.02.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Eric Lee Goodfield, Hegel and the Metaphysical Frontiers of Political Theory, Routledge, 2014, 251pp., $145.00 (hbk), ISBN
2015.02.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Eric Lee Goodfield, Hegel and the Metaphysical Frontiers of Political Theory, Routledge, 2014, 251pp., $145.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]

Plato and Nietzsche: Their Philosophical Art

2015.02.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mark Anderson, Plato and Nietzsche: Their Philosophical Art, Bloomsbury, 2014, 225pp., $112.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781472522047.
2015.02.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mark Anderson, Plato and Nietzsche: Their Philosophical Art, Bloomsbury, 2014, 225pp., $112.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781472522047. [More]

The Republic of the Living: Biopolitics and the Critique of Civil Society

2015.02.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Miguel Vatter, The Republic of the Living: Biopolitics and the Critique of Civil Society, Fordham University Press, 2014, 403pp.,
2015.02.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Miguel Vatter, The Republic of the Living: Biopolitics and the Critique of Civil Society, Fordham University Press, 2014, 403pp., [More]

The Enneads of Plotinus: A Commentary, Volume 1

2015.02.10 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Paul Kalligas, The Enneads of Plotinus: A Commentary, Volume 1, Elizabeth Key Fowden and Nicolas Pilavachi (trs.), Princeton
2015.02.10 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Paul Kalligas, The Enneads of Plotinus: A Commentary, Volume 1, Elizabeth Key Fowden and Nicolas Pilavachi (trs.), Princeton [More]