Free Beacon Bruce Fleming

Bruce Fleming has taught English at the U.S. Naval Academy since 1987; his books and articles are noted on his website

Elmore Leonard

Go West, Young Gangster

Review: Elmore Leonard, ‘Four Later Novels’

September 3, 2016
Antonio di Benedetto

Kafka in the Pampas

Review: Antonio di Benedetto, Esther Allen (trans.), ‘Zama’

August 27, 2016

Paper Thin

Review: ‘Paper’ by Mark Kurlansky

July 17, 2016
The sun sets over the Appalachian Mountains

From the Holler to Yale Law

Review: J.D. Vance, ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

July 3, 2016
Ernest Hemingway

When Did Masculinity Die?

Review: Lesley M. M. Blume, ‘Everybody Behaves Badly: The True Story Behind Hemingway’s Masterpiece The Sun Also Rises’

June 19, 2016
Marcus Aurelius

Mind the Gap

Review: Peter Adamson, ‘Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman Worlds: A History of Philosophy Without any Gaps, Volume 2’

May 15, 2016

Fantasy Islands

Review: Nancy Bauer, 'How to Do Things With Pornography'

April 24, 2016

Channeling Testosterone

Review: Jack Myers, ‘The Future of Men: Masculinity in the Twenty-First Century’

April 3, 2016

Trigger Warnings in Annapolis

Review: Joanna Williams, ‘Academic Freedom in an Age of Conformity’

February 21, 2016