Issue 9.8

15 June, 2009

Claire Catenaccio

A Citizen of Two Worlds

William Harris's Dreaming and Experience in Classical Antiquity


Lakshmi Krishnan

An Infernal History of India

Aravind Adiga's Between the Assassinations


Robert Nelson

The Right Side of History?

Michael Signer's Demagogue


Amreeta Mathai

Let Them Eat Cake

Cormac Ó Gráda's Famine: A Short History


Tumi Makgetla

Free and Fair Enough

The Observer at the National


Review of Reviews

"A good day at the desk" for James Joyce. Nick Kristof strikes back. And more review-cest from The New York Times.