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Knickerbocker Archive

Free Markets & Fine Food
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 12, 2006

The Rise of Rational Choice
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 11, 2006

Twenty-Five Years of Arts and Ideas
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 8, 2006

Come Up and See Them Sometime
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 1, 2006

In Comics, Villains Needed
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 31, 2006

Hunter of Lost Streets
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 29, 2006

Celebrating 40 Years of Curtis's ‘Dark Shadows'
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 28, 2006

Digging Below & Flying Above
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 25, 2006

Comedy's Unlikely Allies
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 24, 2006

Vintage Moves
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 21, 2006

Hot Dog Big Shot Lands in Hall of Fame
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 18, 2006

Home Movie Memories
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 14, 2006

Snake Stowaways
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 11, 2006

Wishing They Had Stayed Home
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 10, 2006

Coney Island Love and Magic
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 8, 2006

Love Stinks
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 7, 2006

Juan Williams Has Had Enough
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 4, 2006

The Power Of Paper
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 3, 2006

The Simmering Ukulele Scene
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 1, 2006

Cooper Union Dean Celebrated
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 31, 2006

A New Look at a Dry Dock
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 28, 2006

Brush Up Your Shakespeare
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 27, 2006

Alchemy Enters The Academy
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 25, 2006

A Millennium of Interior Design In an Hour
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 18, 2006

Brooklyn History Helper
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 17, 2006

Of Treasure & Trash
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 14, 2006

Epstein Exposes Friendship
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 13, 2006

Snake Stories Delight
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 11, 2006

Here's a Story Worth Its Salt - and Pepper
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 10, 2006

Who Is A New York Psychologist?
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 7, 2006

Looking at the Urban Past - and Future
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 30, 2006

Video Games Get Serious
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 29, 2006

Adirondack Murder Anniversary
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 27, 2006

The Lambs, Yesterday And Today
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 26, 2006

10 Goodies at the Morgan
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 20, 2006

Partying on Park Avenue
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 19, 2006

'New Directions' in Pie
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 15, 2006

Queens History Shared
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 13, 2006

A Connecticut Artist in New York
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 12, 2006

Hilton Kramer, A Man of Arts & Letters
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 9, 2006

Errol Louis To Receive North Star News Prize
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 8, 2006

Asia Society Bestows the 'Ozzies'
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 6, 2006

The Taming Of the Story
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 5, 2006

Awards, Honors, Wit At Julliard
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 1, 2006

A Salute To Diane Coffey
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 26, 2006

The Future Of House Museums
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 25, 2006

Singing & Celebrating Yale
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 22, 2006

A Washington Square Park Puzzle Is Solved
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 19, 2006

Bookstore Tourism Has Readers Traveling
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 18, 2006

A Religious Historian Tells His Story
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 16, 2006

Awards, Tributes & a Wedding
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 15, 2006

Celebrating Bernard Lewis's 90th
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 9, 2006

What Would The Founders Do?
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 8, 2006

Sometimes a Birthday Cake Is Just a Birthday Cake
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 5, 2006

Celebrations of Learning
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 4, 2006

Literary Voices, Loud & Clear
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 2, 2006

Dartmouth Review Celebrates 25 Years
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 28, 2006

Honoring Intellects In Public Life and on Campus
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 27, 2006

Newspaper Industry Alive and Well
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 24, 2006

Free Speech Celebrated at PEN Gala
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 20, 2006

One Lawyer's Free Advice
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 18, 2006

Celebrating 125 With the Knickerbocker Greys
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 17, 2006

Looking at Lighting
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 14, 2006

From Gettysburg To Goodwin
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 11, 2006

The Gospel According To Jon
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 10, 2006

An Art Form for Which There Is No Art School
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 7, 2006

Spielberg's 'Munich' Stirs Debate
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 6, 2006

In Praise of Small Theaters
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 4, 2006

Four Self-Taught Artists
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 31, 2006

Bobbed-Hair Bandit Book
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 28, 2006

John Dewey's Home Movies
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 27, 2006

Adumbrating About 'Theocracy'
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 24, 2006

Lost Magazine Able To Find An Audience
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 23, 2006

Extraterrestrials Land in Academia
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 21, 2006

Barcelona, Then & Now
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 20, 2006

How the Subway Map Got Its Colors
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 17, 2006

Enriching Education: Diane Ravitch
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 16, 2006

New York City in Motion
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 14, 2006

North Carolina Memories & Cooking
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 13, 2006

Rare Literary Reunion at Columbia
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 9, 2006

Recounting Religion in Brooklyn
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 7, 2006

Artists & Historic Preservation
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 6, 2006

Soccer & America
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 3, 2006

At 90, George Braziller Takes Time To Reflect
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 2, 2006

Shoe Box Memories Travel to the Opera Stage
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 28, 2006

$25,000 Frederick Douglass Book Prize Awarded
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 27, 2006

Collecting Street Talk
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 24, 2006

Satchmo In His Prime
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 23, 2006

Antebellum Art Critics
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 22, 2006

Barrett, Boyers & Belief
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 17, 2006

An Uptown Book Oasis
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 14, 2006

To Avoid Being Sued for Libel, Read the Book
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 13, 2006

Upper East Side Historic District Awards
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 10, 2006

Enter at Your Own Risk
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 9, 2006

The Miracle of Morningside Heights
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 7, 2006

On Play & Playgrounds
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 6, 2006

Boxers & Folk Singers, Then & Now
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 3, 2006

The Trials of 19th-Century Bibliophilia
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 31, 2006

Happy Birthday, Mr. Schomburg
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 30, 2006

Celebrating CUNY's Genius Philosopher
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 27, 2006

Darwin's Dogs And Dali's Anteater
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 26, 2006

For - and Against - Reparations for Slavery
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 23, 2006

Dealing With an Artist's Legacy
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 20, 2006

A Performer of Palindromes
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 19, 2006

The Musical Magic Of Irish Tin
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 17, 2006

All That Jazz Biography
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 16, 2006

Science Meets Politics
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 13, 2006

Jed Perl in Conversation
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 12, 2006

Great Small Works Moves From P.S. 122
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 10, 2006

Capitalism & American History
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 9, 2006

Two Ways of Looking at Courbet
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 6, 2006

Arts Journalism Students Take Manhattan
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 5, 2006

Plato Meets Play-Doh
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 3, 2006

A Gathering of Solstice Sentimentalists
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 23, 2005

Have Yourself a Colonial Christmas
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 22, 2005

What Caged Finches Sound Like
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 20, 2005

The Public Understanding of Science
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 19, 2005

An Author Who Would Let the Whole World In
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 16, 2005

Honoring Claudia Rosett's Mighty Pen
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 15, 2005

Bolton 'Maps' A Change for U.N. Culture
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 13, 2005

Collecting For Fun, Profit, And Knowledge
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 12, 2005

An 'Encounter' With Conservative Publishing
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 9, 2005

A Document That Healed A Rift
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 8, 2005

Magazines And Zines Seen
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 6, 2005

Not a Matter of Opinion
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 5, 2005

Celebrating the America-Israel Friendship
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 1, 2005

'Alternative' Productions Off-Off-Off-Off-Broadway
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 29, 2005

Conservative Debate About Iraq
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 28, 2005

A Tribute to Norman Hill
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 25, 2005

Leo Strauss's New School Sabbatical
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 22, 2005

Abraham Lincoln's Affair With the Gray Lady
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 21, 2005

Buckley's Birthday Bash
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 18, 2005

The Mercantile Library Honors Talese & Purdy
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 15, 2005

Mayoral Poetry for the Kenyon Review
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 14, 2005

Atlas Foundation Lets Freedom Ring
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 11, 2005

My Son (and Daughter) the Doctor
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 10, 2005

What Is Going On in the Dark?
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 8, 2005

Large Books As 'Cultural Bricks'
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 4, 2005

Beware of Voodoo Science
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 3, 2005

A Crowd Gathers for Canetti
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 1, 2005

The Ginger Man Celebrates Its Eponym
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 31, 2005

Laughs At Laffer's Birthday
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 28, 2005

Rewarding Courage & Innovation
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 27, 2005

Skirball Honored at Skirball
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 21, 2005

'Why Do They Hate Us?'
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 20, 2005

In Praise of Librarians And Archivists
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 19, 2005

Columbia Celebrates Its Beat Writers
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 17, 2005

From Homer to the Present
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 14, 2005

A New England Institution
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 11, 2005

Face to Face With Our Past
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 10, 2005

Imagine: Married To a Beatle
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 7, 2005

The Investor's View of Theater
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 6, 2005

Gish and Garbo Honors
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 3, 2005

Goodman, Bolton at the Top of Their Game
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 30, 2005

Auchincloss Named 'Ambassador' at 88
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 29, 2005

Mag's 'Muggs' Mix at Showbiz Shindig
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 27, 2005

Parsons Parley on Design
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 26, 2005

Istvan Farkas, Modernist Painter
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 23, 2005

Jennings Honored At Memorial
by JOSH GERSTEIN, September 21, 2005

George Bernard Shaw, Placed in Perspective
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 20, 2005

Standard Excellence
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 19, 2005

An Excess of Burnses Keep a Case Open
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 16, 2005

The World Bank & World Literature
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 15, 2005

Chagall, La Guardia, and Other Encounters
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 13, 2005

The Pleasures of Urban Gardening
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 1, 2005

The Folklorist of the Strings
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 30, 2005

Remembering The Battle Of Brooklyn
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 29, 2005

Competing Claims of History and Literature
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 26, 2005

An Underground Scene Celebrates Aboveground
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 25, 2005

A Round Table by the Sea
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 24, 2005

Peering Over Chefs' Shoulders
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 23, 2005

Unusual East Village Art
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 19, 2005

The Funeral of Steven Vincent
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 18, 2005

The Place To Be in the Dog Days
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 16, 2005

The Hits Onstage & Off
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 15, 2005

Making Time for McCartney and Maher
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 12, 2005

Putting the Pieces Back Together Again
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 11, 2005

New York Public Library Unveils an Exciting Fall Season
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 9, 2005

Gotham Conjurers Amid Michigan Cornfields
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 8, 2005

Life on the Hill
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 29, 2005

Building Castles Out of Glass
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 28, 2005

Avoiding the Victim Approach & Celebrating an Anniversary
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 26, 2005

Who's Wrong: Bill Cosby Or Michael Eric Dyson?
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 25, 2005

Apocalyptic Journalism In Park Slope
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 22, 2005

Cold Cases, Watergate & Pirates
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 21, 2005

Reporter's Train On the Donkey's Tail
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 19, 2005

Rorem Remembers
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 18, 2005

Punk Rock & Oppenheimer
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 15, 2005

Founding Women & Norman Mailer
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 14, 2005

An Unconventional Feminist Speaks
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 12, 2005

Asbury Park And Other Magic
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 11, 2005

Sedaris's Selections
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 8, 2005

Obsessed With Crosswords, Tornadoes
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 7, 2005

Literary Thoughts From Baghdad to Bombay
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 6, 2005

Mehlman's Message At Midtown Meeting
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 1, 2005

Jason Michael Hackenwerth, an Ascending Talent
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 30, 2005

It Takes a Village
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 28, 2005

Julie Barnes (At Barnes & Noble)
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 27, 2005

An Evening With Milton Friedman
by SETH LIPSKY, June 24, 2005

50 Years of a Singular Sensation
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 23, 2005

Chronicling Jefferson, Bradbury
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 21, 2005

Assessing Giuliani's Mayoralty
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 20, 2005

The Adventures of a GI
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 17, 2005

Memoir Moments
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 16, 2005

With Toy Theaters, Small Is Beautiful
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 14, 2005

Of War and Peace
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 13, 2005

Of Books, Blogs, and Buster Keaton
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 10, 2005

Wit and Wisdom From Black Barbershops
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 9, 2005

'Big Stadium' Sound
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 7, 2005

BookExpo Blotter
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 6, 2005

Rosett Wins Breindel Laurel
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 3, 2005

'Leaves of Grass' at 150, Kunitz at (Almost) 100
by GARY SHAPIRO, June 2, 2005

Growing Up Guggenheim
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 31, 2005

'Round the World in Translation
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 27, 2005

A Great Moment in Legal History
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 26, 2005

A Poet Reads on His Birthday
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 24, 2005

Novak Inaugurates The Hayek Lecture
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 23, 2005

A Theater's Storied Past
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 20, 2005

A Dinner Commentary
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 19, 2005

In Search Of the Perfect Little Magazine
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 17, 2005

Harold Schechter's Dangerous Pastime
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 16, 2005

On the Road With A Philosopher
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 13, 2005

Bomb-Wielding Bats & Other Amazing Letters
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 12, 2005

Helping Hand For Humanities
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 10, 2005

The Muse Measured
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 9, 2005

Of Shipwrecks And the Law
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 6, 2005

Measuring The Muse
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 5, 2005

Amateur Evilists
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 3, 2005

Frost Medal An Occasion For Warmth
by GARY SHAPIRO, May 2, 2005

A Portrait of 'Portrait Of the Artist, Running'
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 29, 2005

The Fate of the Barnes Foundation
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 28, 2005

Jefferson Market Garden Party
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 26, 2005

On the Post-National Writer
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 25, 2005

Confronting Catastrophe
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 22, 2005

Banned Voices Are Heard
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 21, 2005

Worldly Writers
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 19, 2005

'Bronx' On Fire
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 18, 2005

France Marks 900th Anniversary Of Rashi's Death
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 15, 2005

Roundtable Redux
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 14, 2005

Philosopher in The East Village
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 12, 2005

O Canada (Or Nevada)
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 11, 2005

Saluting James Piereson
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 8, 2005

Legal Philosopher Russell Crowe, Poet Dan Rather?
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 7, 2005

Catching Up With Weather Bird
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 5, 2005

A Visit to The Camera Club Of New York
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 4, 2005

A Tribute To the Poet: Donald Justice
by GARY SHAPIRO, April 1, 2005

Extraordinary Angles on German Literature
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 29, 2005

Tips on the Political Job Market
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 28, 2005

Young Columbia And Syracuse Writers Receive Their Due
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 25, 2005

You Can Review A Book by Its Cover
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 24, 2005

Celebrating The Career Of Myron Kandel
by Gary Shapiro, March 21, 2005

Gourevitch Named Paris Review Editor
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 18, 2005

Legendary Reporter Gets His Due
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 15, 2005

How Modern Is Religion?
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 14, 2005

Will 'Cowboy Capitalists' Prevail?
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 11, 2005

It's All Relative
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 10, 2005

Sharing the History Of Black Pioneers In the Wild West
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 8, 2005

CUNY Launches Journalism School
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 7, 2005

Keeping an 'Eye' On Wall Street
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 4, 2005

A Baruch Professor Lectures on Race And Education
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 3, 2005

The Universe In a Grain Of Wisdom
by GARY SHAPIRO, March 1, 2005

Zany Collectors Gather at Union Pool
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 28, 2005

The Rise of the Guggenheim Family
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 18, 2005

A Lobotomist's Concern With Mind & Matter
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 17, 2005

Remembering Thomas Flanagan
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 15, 2005

Poker Pooches May Bring $50,000 At Auction
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 14, 2005

New York's Francophiles Unite
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 11, 2005

The Adventures Of a Tree-Hugger
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 10, 2005

The Great Carcinogen Hype
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 8, 2005

Happy Birthday, Mr. President
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 7, 2005

Of Murder, Large & Small
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 4, 2005

Judges Disclose What Makes an O. Henry Winner
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 3, 2005

Bibliography Week Books New York
by GARY SHAPIRO, February 1, 2005

American Notions Of Nobility
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 31, 2005

Social Register Dismayed at Paid Wedding Notices
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 28, 2005

St. George's Society Elects Its First Woman President
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 27, 2005

Remembering Robert Heilbroner
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 25, 2005

Rewarding Innovative Renovation
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 24, 2005

A New Online Community For Academics
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 21, 2005

Three Book Parties On a Cold Winter's Night
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 20, 2005

Just How 'Weird' Is New Jersey?
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 18, 2005

Analyzing Auschwitz
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 17, 2005

Vera Laska, A Woman of The Resistance
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 14, 2005

Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité for French Libertarian
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 13, 2005

A 'Commentary' on Dutch Conservative Geert Wilders
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 11, 2005

Hamiltonians, Jeffersonians Face Off
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 10, 2005

Scientific Discovery, Midtown and Downtown
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 7, 2005

Celebrating Those Who Live by 'Semper Fi'
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 6, 2005

NYU Workshops Address Storytelling In Law and Medicine
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 4, 2005

Eric Burns Captures America's Spirit
by GARY SHAPIRO, January 3, 2005

High Times At Retiree Magazine
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 31, 2004

Reconsidering The Ph.D. Process
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 30, 2004

American Scholar Bids Farewell To Anne Fadiman
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 28, 2004

A Witty Winter Solstice
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 24, 2004

Of God and Free Markets
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 23, 2004

The Man Who Brought Poetry To the Curb
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 21, 2004

Holiday Parties, Uptown and Down
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 20, 2004

Diplomats Honor Theodor Herzl
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 17, 2004

Intellectuals Debate Anti-Americanism
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 16, 2004

Fred Lebow's Race to The Finish
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 14, 2004

The Brazilian Schindler
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 13, 2004

Readings, Right to Left
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 9, 2004

A Sparkling Chanukah Celebration
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 7, 2004

Memorial Planned For Victims Of Communism
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 6, 2004

Gotham Gourmand Shares Tips
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 3, 2004

Talking Trash: A Sanitation Celebration
by GARY SHAPIRO, December 2, 2004

When Sticks And Stones Lead to Killers
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 30, 2004

How One Man Became A Know-It-All
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 29, 2004

Remembering Jacques Derrida
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 23, 2004

Bateson's Influence, from Circuitry to Crickets
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 22, 2004

Margaret Mead: Behind and Before the Lens
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 19, 2004

The World's Greatest Party
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 18, 2004

Campaign Calls Americans to Arts Action
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 16, 2004

American Academy in Berlin Honors Richard Holbrooke
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 15, 2004

They'll Always Have the Paris Review
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 12, 2004

Welcome to Pluristan
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 11, 2004

The Pleasures and Perils of Intellectual Nonconformity
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 9, 2004

Remembering Lincoln's New York Visit
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 8, 2004

Remembrance of Things Proust
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 5, 2004

Civil Liberties Union Honors New Yorkers
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 4, 2004

A Tale of Two Dickens Societies
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 2, 2004

Senator Kerry's Bandmates Vote Democrat
by GARY SHAPIRO, November 1, 2004

Leaping Lizards! Godzilla Enters the Academy
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 29, 2004

Zeta-Jones Raises Glass to Dylan Thomas
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 28, 2004

Moss Hart Gets a Stamp of Approval
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 26, 2004

Celebrating Joe Papp's Legacy
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 25, 2004

A Career Fit for a Duchess: Rosita Marlborough Takes on New York Art Scene
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 22, 2004

The Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 21, 2004

Does Bob Dylan Deserve a Pulitzer?
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 19, 2004

Of Flannel Suits and Frankenstein
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 18, 2004

Oh, To Freely Pursue the Scholarly Life!
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 15, 2004

The Economist's Robert Guest Wins Bastiat Prize
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 14, 2004

Bet Your Bottom Dollar on Bookforum
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 12, 2004

American Academy of Arts & Sciences Inducts New Members
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 11, 2004

Dutch Treat Celebrates 100 Years
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 8, 2004

Teachers Honored for Innovation in Education
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 7, 2004

Redefining the Gold Standard
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 5, 2004

Newton: the Apple of the New York Public Library's Eye
by GARY SHAPIRO, October 1, 2004

Tuning in to Ted Turner at the Y
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 30, 2004

Honoring a Pioneer, Julien Studley
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 28, 2004

Political Correctness - An Enemy of Art?
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 27, 2004

Players Club Honors the Friars Club
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 24, 2004

Norman Mailer, Poetic Lion in Winter
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 23, 2004

Gathering Around a New Round Table
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 22, 2004

Arnold Schuster's Mysterious Murder
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 21, 2004

Louis Zukofsky Finds Poetic Justice
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 20, 2004

Countering Corruption
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 17, 2004

Bound for Glory
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 16, 2004

Slitherers and Hoppers Descend on White Plains
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 14, 2004

Art Spiegelman Discusses His Latest Book
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 13, 2004

Subway Savvy
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 10, 2004

Honoring Hamilton
by Gary Shapiro, September 9, 2004

Black Orchid Fetes 10th Year
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 7, 2004

Vice President Cheney Introduced as 'A Real Mensch'
by GARY SHAPIRO, September 3, 2004

Harvard on the Hudson
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 31, 2004

Republicans, Please Stand-Up
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 19, 2004

Two Gavels - Better Than One
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 17, 2004

Folk Music's Enduring 'Brand'
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 16, 2004

Magic Shop Moves Alongside Houdini Haunt
by GARY SHAPIRO, August 13, 2004

Charging Ahead With Horsepower
by GARY SHAPIRO, July 20, 2004