Daniel Oppenheimer is the author ofExit Right: The People Who Left the Left and Reshaped the American Century. He is working on a book about critic and writer Dave Hickey.
The rewards of subordinating racial or ethnic identity, in the new memoiristic essay by the author of ‘Losing My Cool’
Talk of the chain’s possible demise is bad news for anyone who truly loves books
How the ‘Commentary’ magazine editor came to write his influential memoir, now being reissued for its 50th anniversary
An excerpt from the new ‘Exit Right’ describes a tumultuous evening when the beatnik confronted the neocon
Why Harlan Ellison’s personality overshadows his classic science fiction
Thirty years after the launch of an exploratory anthology, a science fiction connoisseur wonders when we’ll discover brighter stars.