“This isn’t the usual tearjerker cancer story. It is a gleefully offensive cancer story. It is the Blazing Saddles of cancer stories.”
“Beautiful Berlin Boys” by Ashkan Sahihi resounds as an affirmation of the beauty and individuality of the gay man.”
“[Lewinter’s] unique literary voice . . . is that of an obsessive, a philosopher, and a miniaturist.”
“The past and the future are her playground, and she relays an open invitation to all who seek a daring museum experience.”
“Gerhard Richter: Panorama” offers a means to delve into the artistic practice of an iconic figure in modern European art.
Like Updike, Anthony Burgess, and Vladimir Nabokov, Cynthia Ozick writes reviews with lush prose, each essay a stimulant to those seeking the beautiful interplay of ideas, language, and strong opinions.
“For those interested in an introductory volume about the Jewish people and Israeli history, this book is highly recommended.”
“The German War” is an important scholarly achievement in the field of modern German history, and it is written with an epic narrative sweep.
Hey Milwaukee, the latest edition of “Alcoholmanac” is here! Lots of great stuff inside, including cool recipes, a feature I wrote on SE Wisconsin distilleries before Prohibition.