Carol Brightman

Carol Brightman edited Between Friends: The Correspondence of Hannah Arendt and Mary McCarthy, 1949-1975 and is the author of Total Insecurity: The Myth of American Omnipotence (Verso), which will appear in September.

The Metaphysical Couple The Metaphysical Couple

This book has a past, which begins at least in 1995, when Elzbieta Ettinger brought out a controversial account of the unpublished correspondence between Hannah Arendt and Martin...

May 20, 2004 / Books & the Arts / Carol Brightman

Running on Empty Running on Empty

If ever there was an event that called for reflection on what was left of the New Left, it was the 1981 Brink's robbery.

Dec 18, 2003 / Books & the Arts / Carol Brightman

In Bed With the Pentagon In Bed With the Pentagon

It's a fascinating scheme, "this very ambitious and aggressive embed plan," as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Bryan Whitman calls it.

Feb 27, 2003 / Editorial / Carol Brightman