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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Micah Mattix is a senior editor of The Spectator’s World edition and the author of the Prufrock newsletter. He has written for the Wall Street Journal, the New Criterion, the Atlantic and many other publications.
Plus: Dimes Square, the new Top Gun and more
By Micah Mattix
Plus: Inigo Philbrick serves time, lost Amazonian cities and more
Plus: mid-century rhymers, misunderstanding sleep and more
Keats: A Brief Life in Nine Poems and One Epitaph by Lucasta Miller reviewed
Plus: Watergate, UNC’s Nikole Hannah-Jones fiasco and more
Plus: Demons, hating Jane Austen, and more
The left is more convinced it’s dangerous, which is a joke all its own
Plus: George Orwell as comic writer and Peter Hitchens on ferries
Plus: Everyday Old English, Les Murray’s last poems and more
Plus: The useless public apology, Bono’s memoir, and other news
And the surprising success of Emmanuel Macron
Plus: Matt Labash on writing, psychology’s failure and more
Plus: Toxic books, the first Holocaust victim and more
Plus: In praise of paper, Pablo Neruda’s question poems and more
With the infamous decision off the table, can either party take advantage?
Pop music isn’t getting better — and that’s okay
The welcome return of The Kids in the Hall
Is the white male novelist disappearing?
Lionel Trilling against cancel culture
Why I didn’t start a Substack
How a small publisher survived the digital age
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.