Free Beacon Micah Mattix

Micah Mattix is an associate professor of English at Regent University and a contributing editor at The Weekly Standard. He edits the literary newsletter Prufrock.

His Word Was His Bond

REVIEW: ‘Ian Fleming: The Complete Man’ by Nicholas Shakespeare

April 7, 2024

Not So Magical Thinking

REVIEW: ‘The World According to Joan Didion’ by Evelyn McDonnell

October 29, 2023

Conversion Therapy

REVIEW: ‘The Curious History of Weights and Measures’

July 16, 2023

Charles Frazier’s Claptrap of a Novel

REVIEW: ‘The Trackers: A Novel’ by Charles Frazier

April 16, 2023

Petrarch the Man

Review: Francesco Petrarca, Elaine Fantham (trans.), 'Selected Letters'

March 4, 2017

Eat Meat Like Whitman

Review: Walt Whitman, ‘Manly Health and Training,' introduction by Zachary Turpin

February 5, 2017

When Controversy Becomes Conspiracy

Review: Joel Whitney, ‘Finks: How the CIA Tricked the World’s Best Writers’

January 21, 2017

The Faithful Poetry of Christian Wiman

Review: Christian Wiman, 'Hammer Is the Prayer: Selected Poems'

January 7, 2017

Russia's Forgotten Anti-Stalinist Playwright

Review: Andrei Platonov, Robert Chandler (ed.), ‘Fourteen Little Red Huts and Other Plays’

December 17, 2016
Rembrandt's 'Homer'

Reading Homer Today

Review: Barbara Graziosi, ‘Homer’

December 3, 2016