The Art of Reviewing

Every blog needs a large-scale project. The Art of Reviewing will explore reviewing as an art form and as a valuable element to understanding society.  During this project, I will profile specific reviewers of merit.  Several specific cases also explore other facets of reviewing.

Introduction

Jeremy Clarkson

Special Case File #1: The movie “300”

Clive James

Nathan Rabin

The 20-minute “Avatar” review by Harry S. Plinkett (aka Red Letter Media)

Cintra Wilson

Anthony Bourdain

Roland Barthes

Forthcoming profiles:

Anthony Burgess

Susan Sontag

Michel Foucault

Harold Bloom

Joe Bob Briggs

James Wood

Walter Benjamin

Joris-Karl Huysmans

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