Times Literary Supplement

  • “Sleepwalking to War.” Times Literary Supplement, (19 July 2013)
  • “The News from Poland,” On Jan Karski, Story of a Secret State, and Andrzej Żbikowski, Karski, Times Literary Supplement, (25 November 2011): 7-9.
  • “History and Hunger,” on Steve Sem-Sandberg, The Emperor of Lies: London: Knopf, 2011, , Times Literary Supplement, (28 October 2011): 41-43.
  • “Speak our Language,” on John Hall, Ernest Gellner: An Intellectual Biography: New York: Verso, 2011, Times Literary Supplement, (15 July 2011).
  • “European Romance,” on Thomas Kamusella, The Politics of Language and Nationalism in Modern Central Europe, Times Literary Supplement, (26 February 2010): 10-11.
  • “Gun and Briefcase,” on the English edition of Jonathan Littell, Les Bienveillants (The Kindly Ones), London: Chatto and Windus, 2009. Times Literary Supplement, (6 March 2009).
  • “Nazism’s Dialectic of Death,” on Mark Mazower, Hitler’s Empire: Nazi Rule in Occupied Europe, London: Allen Unwin, 2008, in Times Literary Supplement, (14 August 2008).  Ukrainian translation in Krytyka,(Kiev), 2009.
  • “At the Deep End,” on Abram Brumberg, Journeys Through Vanishing Worlds, London: Scarith, in Times Literary Supplement, (4 April 2008).
  • “Betrayed on All Sides,” on Jan Gross, Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland after Auschwitz: An essay in Historical Interpretation, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006, Times Literary Supplement, (6 October 2006): 27.
  • “Revolution Without the Workers,” on David Ost, The Defeat of Solidarity: Anger and Politics in Eastern Europe, Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005, forTimes Literary Supplement, (23 and 30 December 2005): 39.
  • “Keys to Kiev,” on Serhii Plokhy, The Unmaking of Imperial Russia: Mykhaïlo Hrushevsky and the Writing of Ukrainian History, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005, for Times Literary Supplement, (16 December 2005): 25.
  • “The Old Country,” on Anatol Lieven, America Right or Wrong: An Anatomy of American Nationalism, for Times Literary Supplement, (25 March 2005): 34-36.
  • “Ways of Dying,” on Kate Brown, A Biography of No Place: From Ethnic Borderland to Soviet Heartland, Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004, and Karel C. Berkhoff, Harvest of Despair: Life and Death in Ukraine under Nazi Rule, Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004, Times Literary Supplement, (24 September 2004).
  • “Pity the First Ally,” on Norman Davies, Rising ’44: The Battle for Warsaw, London: Macmillan, 2003, for Times Literary Supplement, (20 February 2004): 13.