Selected Essays & Reviews

SeLected Podcasts & Interviews

Selected Recent Essays & Reviews

Impeachment is a Form of Hope
The New York Times,
May 17, 2019

After Emily
The Wall Street Journal
Oct. 25, 2018.

The First Lady of the Confederacy
The New York Times Book Review
April 30, 2018

The Large Policy: How The Spanish-American War Laid the Groundwork for American Empire
The Nation
Feb. 26, 2018

Grand Illusions
The New Republic
February 15, 2018

The Right Stuff, a review of The Allure of the Archives
The Threepenny Review
Summer 2014

Where Credit is Due: ‘Marmee & Louisa’ and ‘My Heart is Boundless’ (Cover Story)
The New York Times Book Review
December 21, 2012

Sybille Bedford: Legacies
The Paris Review
March 21, 2011