Issue 5.2

15 June, 2006

James Womack

Parody and Coteries

Maurice Bowra's New Bats in Old Belfries

Jacob Foster

Brave Old World

Rebecca Lemov's World as Laboratory

Patrick Belton

Hamas 2.0

A View from Ramallah

Chris Nathan

Scouring the Intellectual Himalaya

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

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