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On Joseph O'Neill literary adventures in Dubai

The Nation, December 29, 2014

Team Pushcart: the enduring legacy of Jean Merrill's The Pushcart War

The New Yorker online, September 17, 2014

Reading in an Emergency: Alena Graedon's The Word Exchange

The New Yorker online, May 27, 2014

Missing the Story: how social science mangles the Kitty Genovese murder

The Nation, April 28, 2014

Electric Schlock: Gina Perry debunks Stanley Milgram's bogus obedience experiments

Pacific Standard, November/December 2013

Fight Clubs: Napoleon Chagnon and the Yanomami

The Nation Spring Books issue, June 3, 2013

The Real World of Monet: Eva Figes's Light, a novel about the painter's Giverny household

The New Yorker online, January 10, 2013

Suspicious Minds: thrillers, spycraft, secrets, literature

The Nation, January 7-14, 2013 

For Real: the PEN / ACLU Torture Report

The Nation, August 13-20, 2012

Not In Our Town: localized anti-torture efforts in Smithfield, North Carolina

The Caravan, March 2012

Occupy Wilmington

n + 1, December 29, 2011

Baseness: Jonathan Hansen's history of Guantánamo Bay, 1494 to the present

The Nation, December 19, 2011

The High Wire: Deborah Eisenberg's short stories

The Nation, July 28, 2010