Daniel Oppenheimer is the author of Exit Right: The People Who Left the Left and Reshaped the American Century. He is working on a book about critic and writer Dave Hickey.

Self-Portrait in Black and White

The rewards of subordinating racial or ethnic identity, in the new memoiristic essay by the author of ‘Losing My Cool’


Save Barnes & Noble

Talk of the chain’s possible demise is bad news for anyone who truly loves books


Norman Podhoretz’s Valentine to Himself

How the ‘Commentary’ magazine editor came to write his influential memoir, now being reissued for its 50th anniversary


When Norman Podhoretz Spent the Night With Allen Ginsberg

An excerpt from the new ‘Exit Right’ describes a tumultuous evening when the beatnik confronted the neocon

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