The Toll of Political Idealism: 'The Dream of the Celt'
5 Jun 2012 // 5:00 PM
This lightly fictionalized tale of the much maligned Sir Roger Casement prefigures our own guilty complicity with an unjust world order demand for ever-lower prices, ever-wider markets, and ever-greedier enterprises.
The Bad Girl by Mario Vargas Llosa
9 Dec 2007 // 3:00 PM
The Bad Girl works better as a travelogue of Ricardo, the rootless intellect, than as a fabulist's tale of love gone sour right from the start.