Issue 5.2

15 June, 2006

James Womack

Parody and Coteries

Maurice Bowra's New Bats in Old Belfries


Chris Nathan

Scouring the Intellectual Himalaya

Bernard Williams's In the Beginning Was the Deed: Realism and Moralism in Political Thought


Jacob Foster

Brave Old World

Rebecca Lemov's World as Laboratory


Patrick Belton

Hamas 2.0

A View from Ramallah


Katherine Hurst

The Liberty of an Outsider

John Worthen's D.H. Lawrence: The Life of an Outsider


Peter Snow

The Pursuit of the Hole

Michel Houellebecq's The Possibility of an Island


Sarah Webster

When Writer Becomes Celebrity

Bret Easton Ellis's Lunar Park


John-Paul McCarthy

The Legacies of Leadership

Michael Collins, Eoin O'Duffy, and the Irish Revolution


Steven Stowell

A Gay Love Story?

Brokeback Mountain's Representation of Homosexuality


Gerald Ng

The State of the Union