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  1. Books in Review
    [+]
    Affairs of State (Review)
    Washington, D.C., by Gore Vidal
    1. Washington, D.C. by Gore Vidal
    Commentary, September 1967, p. 93
  2. [+]
    All-American (Review)
    The Collected Short Prose of James Agee, by Robert Fitzgerald and James Agee
    1. The Collected Short Prose of James Agee by Robert Fitzgerald and James Agee
    The New York Review of Books, May 22, 1969, pp. 36-37
  3. [+]
    America's Catholics (9 Reviews)
    Recent Books on the Church
    1. Catholics by Brian Moore
    2. Aphrodite at Mid-Century by Caryl Rivers
    3. The Last Catholic in America by John R. Powers
    4. The Seduction of the Spirit by Harvey Cox
    5. Bare Ruined Choirs by Garry Wills
    6. The Rise of the Unmeltable Ethnics by Michael Novak
    7. Catholic America by John Cogley
    8. Fragments of the Century by Michael Harrington
    9. The New Agenda by Andrew M. Greeley
    The New York Review of Books, March 7, 1974, pp. 18-21
  4. [+]
    Armageddon Now? (Review)
    Harlot's Ghost, by Norman Mailer
    1. Harlot's Ghost by Norman Mailer
    The New York Review of Books, December 5, 1991, pp. 41-48
  5. The Artist As Blimp
    Commonweal, May 24, 1963, pp. 245-246
  6. The Author as Fiction
    Commonweal, September 6, 1963, p. 535
  7. Bill Clinton and His Consequences
    Mutual Assured Destruction
    The Atlantic Monthly, February 2001, p. 60
  8. The Blacking Factory, and Pennsylvania Gothic (1968)
    A Short Novel and a Long Story
    5 Reviews
  9. [+]
    Books/Hard Times for Poets (Review)
    Poets in Their Youth, by Eileen Simpson
    1. Poets in Their Youth by Eileen Simpson
    The Atlantic Monthly, June 1982, pp. 90-92
  10. [+]
    Books/Improbable Assignment (Review)
    Tar Baby, by Toni Morrison
    1. Tar Baby by Toni Morrison
    The Atlantic Monthly, April 1981, p. 119
  11. [+]
    Books/Upward Mobility: How to Be an X (2 Reviews)
    Class, by Paul Fussell
    1. Class by Paul Fussell
    2. The Kingdom by the Sea by Paul Theroux
    The Atlantic Monthly, October 1983, pp. 104-109
  12. [+]
    Books: Double Deal (Review)
    Something to Answer For, by P.H. Newby
    1. Something to Answer For by P.H. Newby
    The New Yorker, September 6, 1969, pp. 125-130
  13. [+]
    Books: Shylock - The Sequels (Review)
    Shylock: A Legend and Its Legacy, by John Gross
    1. Shylock: A Legend and Its Legacy by John Gross
    The New Yorker, July 12, 1993, pp. 99-102
  14. The Boys of Winter (1987)
    A Novel
    2 Reviews
  15. The Case for Dirty Linen
    Commonweal, July 3, 1964, pp. 48-438
  16. "Catholic Plot" Down Under
    Commonweal, January 13, 1956, pp. 376-378
  17. Centenary: Harry Warren
    The New Yorker, December 20, 1993, pp. 102-103
  18. Chesterbelloc and the Jews
    The New York Review of Books, September 2, 1971, pp. 30-33
  19. Cinema's Last Stand
    Commonweal, October 25, 1963, pp. 136-138
  20. Clare Booth Luce
    The Harpers Monthly, February 1982, pp. 21-38
  21. Clare Boothe Luce (1982)
    9 Reviews, 2 Readable
  22. The Critics
    A Critic at Large
    Under Cole Porter's skin
    The New Yorker, November 23, 1998, pp. 96-101
  23. Critics' Choices for Christmas
    Commonweal, December 5, 1969, pp. 319-320
  24. Daniel Patrick Moynihan
    New York Magazine, April 25, 1988, pp. 101-103
  25. [+]
    The Defector's Secrets (Review)
    Final Payments, by Mary Gordon
    1. Final Payments by Mary Gordon
    The New York Review of Books, June 1, 1978, pp. 14-15
  26. [+]
    Desperate Character (3 Reviews)
    How It Was, by Mary Welsh Hemingway
    1. How It Was by Mary Welsh Hemingway
    2. Papa: A Personal Memoir by Gregory H. Hemingway
    3. By Force of Will by Scott Donaldson
    The New York Review of Books, May 12, 1977, pp. 31-33
  27. Donkey Serenade
    The Saturday Review, August 12, 1972, pp. 5-13
  28. Don't junk the parochial schools (Speaking Out)
    The Saturday Evening Post, June 13, 1964, pp. 6-11
  29. Dorothy Day
    The Nation, December 20, 1980, p. 660
  30. Enemies of Catholic Promise
    Commonweal, February 22, 1963, pp. 560-562
  31. Enemies of Catholic Promise
    Commonweal, November 16, 1973, p. 174
  32. [+]
    Everybody's Mafia (5 Reviews)
    The American Mafia, by Joseph L. Albini
    1. The American Mafia by Joseph L. Albini
    2. The Mafia is Not an Equal Opportunity Employer by Nicholas Gage
    3. Honor Thy Father by Gay Talese
    4. The Godfather by Mario Puzo
    5. The Godfather (1972 Film) by Francis Ford Coppola
    The New York Review of Books, July 20, 1972, pp. 23-26
  33. [+]
    The Exile (Review)
    In Search of J. D. Salinger, by Ian Hamilton
    1. In Search of J. D. Salinger by Ian Hamilton
    The New York Review of Books, October 27, 1988, pp. 35-43
  34. [+]
    A Farewell to Hemingstein (6 Reviews)
    The Garden of Eden, by Ernest Hemingway
    1. The Garden of Eden by Ernest Hemingway
    2. Dateline: Toronto by Ernest Hemingway and William White
    3. Hemingway: A Biography by Jeffrey Meyers
    4. Along with Youth by Peter Griffin
    5. The Young Hemingway by Michael S. Reynolds
    6. Ernest Hemingway and His World by Anthony Burgess
    The New York Review of Books, June 12, 1986, pp. 5-12
  35. Frank and Maisie (1985)
    A Memoir with Parents
    3 Reviews
  36. From the council to the synod
    Commonweal, October 18, 1985, p. 568
  37. The Future of Sports
    Why Sports Matter
    The Wilson Quarterly, Winter 1995, pp. 11-25
  38. Books & Writers
    Genius or Nothing
    A View of Norman Mailer
    Encounter, June 1971, pp. 66-70
  39. The Good Old Days in California
    Memoir of a Campaign Drop-in
    The Atlantic Monthly, September 1968, pp. 48-53
  40. The Good Word and Other Words (1979)
    4 Reviews, 1 Readable
  41. [+]
    Gore's Gospel (Review)
    Screening History, by Gore Vidal
    1. Screening History by Gore Vidal
    The New Yorker, October 26, 1992, pp. 130-134
  42. Growing Up Catholic
    Commonweal, February 26, 1965, pp. 692-695
  43. A Guide to Hatchet Jobs
    Commonweal, March 6, 1964, pp. 691-692
  44. The Hack (1963)
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  45. Heavenly Junkyard
    Commonweal, May 29, 1964, pp. 296-297
  46. [+]
    Hemingway Si, Papa No (Review)
    Papa Hemingway, by A.E. Hotchner
    1. Papa Hemingway by A.E. Hotchner
    Commonweal, May 13, 1966, pp. 221-222
  47. Hopefully, Schmopefully
    Commonweal, September 25, 1964, p. 16
  48. The House That George Built (2007)
    With a Little Help from Irving, Cole, and a Crew of About Fifty
    3 Reviews
  49. [+]
    I Am a Cabaret (Review)
    Cabaret (1972 Film), by Bob Fosse
    1. Cabaret (1972 Film) by Bob Fosse
    The New York Review of Books, March 23, 1972, p. 17
  50. In Love with Daylight (1995)
    A Memoir of Recovery
    1 Review
  51. The Intellectual Two-Party System
    Commonweal, July 24, 1964, pp. 506-507
  52. Invisible (White) Man
    Commonweal, February 7, 1964, p. 570
  53. Jesus Remuggeridged
    Commonweal, October 17, 1969, pp. 74-75
  54. The Jones Boy Forever
    The Atlantic Monthly, June 1967, pp. 68-72
  55. [+]
    Keeping Up Appearances (Review)
    Somewhere for Me, by Meryle Secrest
    1. Somewhere for Me by Meryle Secrest
    The Atlantic Monthly, February 2002, pp. 107-110
  56. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, May 2, 1974, pp. 42-48
  57. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, April 6, 1978, pp. 40-44
  58. Lighten up, Mr. Dostoevsky
    Commonweal, September 23, 1994, pp. 31-32
  59. Literary Bird-Watching
    Commonweal, March 29, 1963, p. 23
  60. [+]
    Making It in the Big City (Review)
    Making It, by Norman Podhoretz
    1. Making It by Norman Podhoretz
    The Atlantic Monthly, April 1968, pp. 97-102
  61. Max Jamison (1970)
    A Novel
    6 Reviews, 1 Readable
  62. A Middle Class Education (1960)
    4 Reviews, 1 Readable
  63. [+]
    Milking the Elk (4 Reviews)
    America in the Movies, by Michael Wood
    1. America in the Movies by Michael Wood
    2. The Men Who Made the Movies by Richard Schickel
    3. Life Goes to the Movies
    4. The Silent Clowns by Walter Kerr
    The New York Review of Books, April 15, 1976, pp. 33-35
  64. The Minor Novelist
    Commonweal, March 4, 1966, pp. 638-639
  65. The Morning After (1971)
    Selected Essays and Reviews
    3 Reviews
  66. [+]
    Movies: Fan Club in Session (4 Reviews)
    The Films of Joan Crawford, by Lawrence J. Quirk
    1. The Films of Joan Crawford by Lawrence J. Quirk
    2. The Marx Brothers at the Movies by Paul D. Zimmerman and Burt Goldblatt
    3. The Films of Marilyn Monroe by Michael Conway and Mark Ricci
    4. The Films of Marlene Dietrich by Homer Dickens
    The Atlantic Monthly, November 1968, p. 142
  67. Mr. Wilson and the Cold War
    Commonweal, January 10, 1964, pp. 434-435
  68. Muhammad Ali (1975)
    A Portrait in Words and Photographs
    3 Reviews
  69. My Life as a Fan: A Memoir (1993)
    3 Reviews
  70. [+]
    No Need for Names (Review)
    The Last Laugh, by S.J. Perelman
    1. The Last Laugh by S.J. Perelman
    The New York Review of Books, November 5, 1981, pp. 36-37
  71. Books & the Arts
    Notes on the Country Game
    The Nation, November 15, 1980, p. 517
  72. Office Politics (1966)
    A Novel
    5 Reviews, 2 Readable
  73. Orchids for Miss Hightower
    Commonweal, April 26, 1963, p. 145
  74. [+]
    Outside Baseball (7 Reviews)
    Summer of '49, by David Halberstam
    1. Summer of '49 by David Halberstam
    2. The Progress of the Seasons by George V. Higgins
    3. Necessities by Phillip M. Hoose
    4. Blackball Stars by John B. Holway
    5. Crash: The Life and Times of Dick Allen by Dick Allen and Tim Whitaker
    6. The Story of My Life by Hank Greenberg and Ira Berkow
    7. Out of the Blue by Orel Hershiser and Jerry B. Jenkins
    The New York Review of Books, October 12, 1989, pp. 49-53
  75. People Will Always Be Kind (1973)
    6 Reviews
  76. The Pitfalls of Pratfalls
    Commonweal, July 5, 1963, pp. 402-403
  77. [+]
    Portrait of the Artist as a Self-Made Man (Review)
    Evelyn Waugh: The Later Years, 1939-1966, by Martin Stannard
    1. Evelyn Waugh: The Later Years, 1939-1966 by Martin Stannard
    The New York Review of Books, December 16, 1993, pp. 26-30
  78. [+]
    Private Chambers & Public Chambers (Review)
    Odyssey of a Friend, by William F. Buckley, Jr. and Whittaker Chambers, ...
    1. Odyssey of a Friend by William F. Buckley, Jr. and Whittaker Chambers, ...
    Encounter, March 1971, pp. 61-64
  79. Recent and (Alas) Neglected
    Commonweal, October 23, 1970, p. 109
  80. [+]
    Reds (4 Reviews)
    The Red Smith Reader, by Dave Anderson and Red Smith
    1. The Red Smith Reader by Dave Anderson and Red Smith
    2. To Absent Friends from Red Smith by Red Smith
    3. Late Innings by Roger Angell
    4. 1947---When All Hell Broke Loose in Baseball~~Nineteen Forty-Seven---When All Hell Broke Loose in Baseball by Red Barber
    The New York Review of Books, September 23, 1982, pp. 45-47
  81. Books
    [+]
    Verse (Review)
    Death Kit, by Susan Sontag
    1. Death Kit by Susan Sontag
    Commonweal, October 20, 1967, p. 89
  82. [+]
    "Sunday Matinee" (Review)
    Jack: The Struggles of John F. Kennedy, by Herbert S. Parmet
    1. Jack: The Struggles of John F. Kennedy by Herbert S. Parmet
    The New Republic, June 7, 1980, p. 28
  83. Salesman, Sell Thyself
    Commonweal, November 15, 1963, p. 223
  84. The Second Sex, Etc., Etc.
    Commonweal, March 27, 1964, pp. 15-16
  85. Sports: Find Me a Writer
    Tales of drugs and God have taken the place of The Game
    The Harpers Monthly, February 1984, pp. 21-23
  86. Square's Progress (1965)
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  87. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 4, 1964, p. 354
  88. Departments
    The Stage
    Commonweal, December 11, 1964, p. 389
  89. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 18, 1964, p. 422
  90. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 25, 1964, pp. 454-456
  91. Departments
    The Stage
    Commonweal, November 6, 1964, p. 197
  92. Departments
    The Stage
    Commonweal, November 13, 1964, p. 237
  93. Departments
    The Stage
    Commonweal, November 20, 1964, pp. 287-289
  94. The Stage
    Commonweal, October 9, 1964, p. 73
  95. Departments
    The Stage
    Commonweal, October 16, 1964, p. 100
  96. Departments
    The Stage
    Commonweal, October 23, 1964, p. 134
  97. Departments
    The Stage
    Commonweal, October 30, 1964, p. 167
  98. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 2, 1965, p. 51
  99. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 9, 1965, pp. 85-86
  100. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 16, 1965, p. 118
  101. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 23, 1965, pp. 155-156
  102. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 30, 1965, p. 193
  103. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 10, 1965, p. 316
  104. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 17, 1965, p. 348
  105. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 24, 1965, p. 375
  106. The Stage
    Commonweal, February 5, 1965, pp. 611-612
  107. The Stage
    Commonweal, February 19, 1965, p. 670
  108. The Stage
    Commonweal, February 26, 1965, p. 703
  109. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 8, 1965, p. 485
  110. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 15, 1965, p. 518
  111. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 22, 1965, p. 543
  112. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 29, 1965, pp. 574-575
  113. The Stage
    Commonweal, July 2, 1965, p. 474
  114. The Stage
    Commonweal, July 9, 1965, p. 501
  115. The Stage
    Commonweal, June 4, 1965, p. 356
  116. The Stage
    Commonweal, June 11, 1965, p. 383
  117. The Stage
    Commonweal, June 18, 1965, p. 413
  118. The Stage
    Commonweal, June 25, 1965, pp. 444-445
  119. The Stage
    Commonweal, March 5, 1965, pp. 734-735
  120. The Stage
    Commonweal, March 12, 1965, p. 764
  121. The Stage
    Commonweal, March 19, 1965, p. 790
  122. The Stage
    Commonweal, March 26, 1965, p. 21
  123. The Stage
    Commonweal, May 7, 1965, p. 221
  124. The Stage
    Commonweal, May 14, 1965, p. 256
  125. The Stage
    Commonweal, May 21, 1965, pp. 289-291
  126. The Stage
    Commonweal, November 5, 1965, p. 147
  127. The Stage
    Commonweal, November 12, 1965, p. 191
  128. The Stage
    Commonweal, November 19, 1965, p. 215
  129. The Stage
    Commonweal, November 26, 1965, p. 243
  130. The Stage
    Commonweal, October 15, 1965, p. 61
  131. The Stage
    Commonweal, October 22, 1965, p. 98
  132. The Stage
    Commonweal, October 29, 1965, p. 125
  133. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 8, 1966, p. 82
  134. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 15, 1966, pp. 110-113
  135. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 22, 1966, pp. 154-155
  136. The Stage
    Commonweal, April 29, 1966, pp. 177-178
  137. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 2, 1966, p. 259
  138. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 16, 1966, p. 325
  139. The Stage
    Commonweal, December 23, 1966, p. 348
  140. The Stage
    Commonweal, February 4, 1966, pp. 535-536
  141. The Stage
    Commonweal, February 18, 1966, p. 584
  142. The Stage
    Commonweal, February 25, 1966, p. 613
  143. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 7, 1966, p. 410
  144. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 14, 1966, p. 441
  145. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 21, 1966, p. 476
  146. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 28, 1966, pp. 508-510
  147. The Stage
    Commonweal, July 1, 1966, p. 418
  148. The Stage
    Commonweal, July 8, 1966, p. 440
  149. The Stage
    Commonweal, July 22, 1966, p. 473
  150. The Stage
    Commonweal, June 10, 1966, p. 336
  151. The Stage
    Commonweal, June 17, 1966, pp. 369-370
  152. The Stage
    Commonweal, June 24, 1966, p. 393
  153. The Stage
    Commonweal, March 11, 1966, p. 668
  154. The Stage
    Commonweal, March 18, 1966, p. 699
  155. The Stage
    Commonweal, May 13, 1966, p. 228
  156. The Stage
    Commonweal, May 20, 1966, p. 257
  157. The Stage
    Commonweal, May 27, 1966, p. 283
  158. The Stage
    Commonweal, November 4, 1966, pp. 141-143
  159. The Stage
    Commonweal, November 11, 1966, pp. 167-168
  160. The Stage
    Commonweal, November 25, 1966, p. 229
  161. The Stage
    Commonweal, October 14, 1966, p. 55
  162. The Stage
    Commonweal, October 21, 1966, p. 78
  163. The Stage
    Commonweal, October 28, 1966, pp. 106-107
  164. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 6, 1967, pp. 374-375
  165. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 13, 1967, p. 402
  166. The Stage
    Commonweal, January 27, 1967, p. 459
  167. Tail End of Summer
    Commonweal, September 27, 1963, pp. 17-18
  168. Take a walk in my pajamas
    Commonweal, February 24, 1995, p. 9
  169. [+]
    There Were Giants... (Review)
    The Fifty-Year Decline and Fall of Hollywood, by Ezra Goodman
    1. The Fifty-Year Decline and Fall of Hollywood by Ezra Goodman
    Commonweal, April 28, 1961, p. 131
  170. Three Mobs: Labor, Church, and Mafia (1974)
    1 Review
  171. [+]
    Toward the Black Pussy Cafe (Review)
    W. C. Fields by Himself, by W.C. Fields and Ronald J. Fields
    1. W. C. Fields by Himself by W.C. Fields and Ronald J. Fields
    The New York Review of Books, October 31, 1974, pp. 23-28
  172. Transatlantic Blues (1978)
    8 Reviews, 1 Readable
  173. [+]
    The Twin Urges of James Baldwin (Review)
    The Devil Finds Work, by James Baldwin
    1. The Devil Finds Work by James Baldwin
    Commonweal, June 24, 1977, pp. 404-406
  174. Articles
    We overrate love
    (Speaking Out)
    The Saturday Evening Post, March 25, 1967, pp. 10-17
  175. What Ever Happened to the Labor Movement?
    The Atlantic Monthly, July 1973, pp. 42-46
  176. What Frank & Maisie did in America
    Commonweal, November 1, 1985, pp. 601-607
  177. William Buckley's several selves
    Commonweal, November 4, 1988, pp. 584-587
  178. [+]
    To Your Health! (Review)
    No Stranger to Tears, by William G. Cahan
    1. No Stranger to Tears by William G. Cahan
    National Review, December 28, 1992, p. 44
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