Selected Essays & Reviews

Selected Recent Essays & Reviews

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


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