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Tyrant by Stephen Greenblatt
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Lucid and witty

A splendid reading of Shakespeare and a wry assessment of our current political predicament. There's nothing new under the sun.Farewell
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Imagine Wanting Only This by Kristen Radtke
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Tennessee Williams by John Lahr
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My review originally appeared in the Washington Post.

John Lahr begins his fascinating new biography, “Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Heart,” in medias res: on March 31, 1945, the opening night of the 34-year-old Williams's first Broadway
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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