Uncategorized Other activities.

Other activities.

I edit The Fortnightly Review with Prof Alan Macfarlane I teach Journalism in the graduate sci-po division of ICES (L’Institut Catholique d’Études Supérieures) in La Roche-sur-Yon, France …and Literature at the Chavagnes Studium.

Uncategorized Previously…

Previously…

More books:   There are many, but here are the three I prefer most: African Lives. Africa at the end of the ’80s. Man Eaters Motel. East Africa, from the Indian Ocean to Lake Victoria. Everything Explained That Is Explainable: On the Creation of the Encyclopaedia Britannica’s Celebrated Eleventh Edition, 1910-1911 (Knopf 2016).     …

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Uncategorized Other notes and comments…

Other notes and comments…

The Britannica book was fairly widely reviewed. Here are the reviews I felt were most interesting: The Times Literary Supplement: A review by Robert DeMaria. The Claremont Review: I very much appreciated Richard Brookhiser’s comments. The Wall Street Journal: Joseph Epstein’s review occupied nearly a full page. The Washington Post: a review by Michael Dirda. …

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