The Translator Relay

Words Without Borders, May 2015


Childhood Regained: Gregor von Rezzori's Fiction

The Hudson Review, Spring 2012


The Widmer Uncertainty Principle

The New Criterion, November 2012


Dispatches From a Lost Empire

Review of Joseph Roth: A Life in Letters
Wall Street Journal, January 21, 2012


The Revolutionary Novelist: Victor Serge

Wall Street Journal, February 12, 2011




In Which he Serves: Alain Claude Sulzer's Perfect Waiter

Bookforum, April-May 2008


Fred Wander: Scheherazade of the Shoah

The Hudson Review, Summer 2008


Madame de Stael: The Inveterate Idealist

The Hudson Review, Autumn 2001