Christopher Hitchens
Features // 2 Articles
Columns // 3 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Non-Fiction of 2012
24 Jan 2013 // 5:10 PM

Memoirs in graphic novel form blur the line that snakes between non-fiction and fiction; humorists and pulitzer prize winners delight, inform and terrify us; the real world, artfully penned, opens itself into a book, vulnerable, yet daring us to look. Here is the best of what we saw.

The Best Non-Fiction of 2011
23 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

Books have a long shelf-life. A loved book may outlast its original owner by a generation – or more -- if well cared for. With that in mind, we recall our best loved books of 2011 here, well into 2012. Better late than never...

//Columns

Antitheism and the Art of the "Hitch Slap"
20 Jan 2015 // 9:30 PM

Before Bill Maher became the demon-du-jour for his satirical scorn of religion, Christopher Hitchens led the charge of rhetorical antitheism.

Exceptional Claims: Principle, Personality and Christopher Hitchens
1 Mar 2012 // 4:00 PM

The late Christopher Hitchens helped define the character and popular perception of Atheism for this generation. But for the self-styled contrarian, where did principle end and personality begin?

//Reviews

Christopher Hitchens' Antitheism Is Reinforced in His Final Work, 'Mortality'
18 Sep 2012 // 6:10 PM

A brave and bold meditation on living, with adversity, in the face of certain death.

Contretemps with Christopher: On Hitchens's 'Arguably: Essays'
5 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

This collection makes for a fine opportunity to take lessons (or umbrage) from the greatest polemicist since Dwight Macdonald, and one whose crackling wit, intellectual brio, and bracing candor will be missed.

//Blogs

Sui Generis on the Rocks: An Appreciation of Christopher Hitchens
16 Dec 2011 // 8:00 AM

The best way to compliment a writer, as a writer, is to recognize, with neither regret nor resignation, that on your best day you will always stand in awe of what they achieved.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'True Detective': Maybe Tomorrow

// Channel Surfing

"True Detective, Season 2, Episode 3: Where does the kitsch end and the surreal begin?

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