Miriam Markowitz | The Nation

Miriam Markowitz

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Miriam Markowitz

Miriam Markowitz

Miriam Markowitz is the deputy literary editor of The Nation.


News and Features

Stories about Millennials’ character flaws aren’t just wrong; they’re cover for the real perpetrators of crimes against the future.

Women writers are far outnumbered by men in magazines and book reviews, but why? Part of the answer lies in book publishing.

Afflicted with a mental disorder, Carrie Mathison is an unlikely American hero, and seems a bad bet besides.

Janet Malcolm can be brutal in her judgments, but it is the casual brutality of keen observation.

The enigma of George Price: He derived an equation for the evolution of altruism, yet he died believing himself a failed good Samaritan.

If love has been exhausted as a literary theme, has it vanished from our experience of life as well?