Chronicles Magazine REVIEWS

  • REVIEWS

    A Life in Literature

    In May 2003, Christian Wiman was named the new editor of Poetry, the Chicago-based magazine that Harriet Monroe founded and made justly famous. This appointment came a year after Ruth Lilly made a massive gift to the magazine that brought its...

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  • IN THE DARK

    Forerunners

    Evelyn Waugh’s Brideshead Revisited is not a novel for the faint of heart. This sumptuously ornate invocation of an aristocratic world receding ineluctably into a fabled past gives many the shivers. Some tingle with thwarted longing;...

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