An excerpt from the new ‘Exit Right’ describes a tumultuous evening when the beatnik confronted the neocon
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
What Adam Bellow and other conservatives get wrong about the political leanings of creators of imaginative fiction
A new biography tries to extinguish the myth of the kinder, gentler Trotsky
Whittaker Chambers, Lionel Trilling and the anti-Communist turn