Issue 5.1

15 December, 2005

Kristin Anderson

Much Ado About Nothüng

Wagner's Siegfried and Barry's The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant


Jacob Foster

Everyone Loves Einstein

Einstein's Miraculous Year: Five Papers That Changed the Face of Physics


Dov Fox

Supreme Politics

Appointment or Election of US Federal Justices?


Dan Rather

Communicating the America Within

Dan Rather on Ronald Reagan


Stephen W. Stromberg

Documenting the KGB

Christopher Andrew's The Mitrokhin Archive II: The KGB and the World


Mary Carr

A Sure Path…To Where?

Haruki Murakami's Kafka On The Shore


Matthew Nicholls

An Admiral with a Star Quality

Roger Knight's The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson


Tyler Fisher

Cervantes’s Stepchild Turns 400

On 400 Years of Don Quixote


James Womack

The Most American of Poets

On 150 Years of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass


Glenn Goodman

Curator as Cartographer

Henri Rousseau at the Tate Modern