The Nation’s archives, Henry James wrote in our fiftieth anniversary issue, “compose the record of the general life of civilization.”
“A new deal is needed in the world,” The Nation said, but FDR was not the man to deliver it.
Meditations on writers’ conferences, Schlesinger Jr. on America, an Auden poem.
Ramachandra Guha’s essay in next week’s issue is only the latest in a long line of critical appreciations of the late historian’s work to be published in The Nation.
During his Congressional run in 1960, the late writer and Nation contributor fired back at a less-than-friendly newspaper publisher.
A new participatory documentary captures the excitement of Obama's election.