Matthew Snider

Matthew Snider writes on culture, literature, and politics from Maryland, and can be found on Twitter @matthewsnider.

Reviews // 29 Articles

Though Rich in Subject Matter, 'Veil' Has Trouble Finding a Narrative | 11 Oct 2017 // 3:30 AM

There's so much to say about the challenges, frustrations, and offenses facing women who veil, that Veil has difficulty sorting it all out in a meaningful way.

Reason on the Cusp of Madness: Anti-Semitism and Mihail Sebastian | 26 Sep 2017 // 4:30 AM

The ease with which one can draw a line from the message of For Two Thousand Years to the events of 2017 is almost too terrifying to contemplate.

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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