Reviews // 10 Articles
Panic! The Story of Modern Financial Insanity
26 Mar 2009 // 5:00 PM
In a sense, panic is an imprecise word to describe the emotion of financial crashes; paranoia better suits.
Blind Man with a Pistol: Ishmael Reed’s Misguided Pow-Wow
25 Feb 2009 // 3:00 PM
Anyone who has witnessed affirmative action policies in play can tell you that bad apples are chosen to fulfill a quota, not unlike a cop who harasses every citizen who bears a vague resemblance to a wanted suspect.
Last Lion by Peter S. Canellos
24 Mar 2009 // 4:59 PM
If you want a peek inside America's royal family, this is a must-read, with details that only Boston Globe reporters could know.
Best Food Writing 2008, ed. Holly Hughes
18 Dec 2008 // 2:59 PM
Molecular gastronomy? Check. Locavores? Check. Post-Katrina restaurant recovery? Cloned meat? Paeans to the wonders of pig? Check, check, check.