Issue 3 – Spring 2021

ISBN 978173671829
Liberties cover - issue 3

Table of Contents

  • GILLES KEPEL

    The Murder of Samuel Paty
  • INGRID ROWLAND

    The Unsettled Dust
  • VLADIMIR KARA-MURZA

    Putin’s Poisons
  • PAUL STARR

    Reckoning With National Failure: The Case of Covid
  • HENRI COLE

    Lament for the Maker
    Guns
    Glass of Absinthe
    Slowly in Haste
    Horace
  • BECCA ROTHFELD

    Sanctimony Literature
  • ENRIQUE KRAUZE

    A Modest Utopia
  • WILLIAM DERESIEWICZ

    The Individual Nuisance
  • BENJAMIN MOSER

    Hals at Nightfall
  • CHAIM NACHMAN BIALIK

    At the Bookcase
  • DAVID NIRENBERG

    Gods and Pathogens
  • AGNES CALLARD

    Romance Without Love; Love Without Romance
  • MITCHELL ABIDOR

    The Beliefs of Cyclones
  • PETER PHILLIPS

    Josquin’s Secrets
  • PAUL MULDOON

    Rosalind
    Chimpunk
    Viral
    A Bull
  • DAVID THOMSON

    Stealing Kisses
  • CELESTE MARCUS

    The Pluralist Heart
  • LEON WIESELTIER

    Where Are the Americans?

Contributors

  • GILLES KEPEL is the Middle East and Mediterranean Chair Professor at Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris and the author most recently of Terror in France: the Rise of Jihad in the West and Away from Chaos: The Middle-East and the Challenge to the West.
  • INGRID ROWLAND is the author, among other books, of From Pompeii: The Afterlife of a Roman Town. She teaches at Notre Dame. 
  • VLADIMIR KARA-MURZA is a Russian opposition politician and writer. He chairs the Boris Nemtsov Foundation for Freedom and serves as vice president at the Free Russia Foundation.
  • PAUL STARR is a professor of sociology and public affairs at Princeton University, and the author, most recently, of Entrenchment: Wealth, Power and the Constitution of Democratic Societies.
  • HENRI COLE is an American poet. Blizzard, his latest collection of poetry, was published last year.
  • BECCA ROTHFELD is a PhD candidate in philosophy at Harvard and a contributing editor at The Point.
  • ENRIQUE KRAUZE is a Mexican essayist, producer, and publisher. He is the author of many books and the founder of the magazine Letras Libres. 
  • WILLIAM DERESIEWICZ is the author of Excellent Sheep and, most recently, The Death of the Artist.
  • BENJAMIN MOSER is the author, among other books, of Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector and Sontag: Her Life and Work. 
  • CHAIM NACHMAN BIALIK, who was born in 1873 and died in 1934, was one of the pioneers of modern Hebrew poetry and the founders of Israeli culture. This translation is dedicated to Allan Nadler.
  • DAVID NIRENBERG is the Dean of the Divinity School of the University of Chicago. 
  • AGNES CALLARD is a professor of philosophy at the University of Chicago.
  • MITCHELL ABIDOR is a writer and translator, most recently of Victor Serge’s Notebooks 1936–1947.
  • PETER PHILLIPS is a choral conductor, musicologist and the founder of The Tallis Scholars. 
  • PAUL MULDOON is an Irish poet. His most recent book is Frolic and Detour.
  • DAVID THOMSON’s new books A Light in the Darkness: A History of Movie Directors and Disaster Mon Amour will be published this year. 
  • CELESTE MARCUS is the managing editor of Liberties.
  • LEON WIESELTIER is the editor of Liberties.