Second Thoughts

February, 2016

Second Thoughts: Celia Bland on Jane Eyre

by Celia Bland | Feb-10-2016

This is the twenty-second and last essay in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. Thanks to all who contributed. Jane Eyre...read »

Second Thoughts: Brendan Driscoll on A Naked Singularity

by Brendan Driscoll | Feb-03-2016

This is the twenty-first in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. The series ends next week. Thanks to all who...read »

January, 2016

Second Thoughts: Lori Feathers on The Portrait of a Lady

by Lori Feathers | Jan-27-2016

This is the twentieth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. It was...read »

Second Thoughts: Daniel Nester on The Good Bad Boy

by Daniel Nester | Jan-20-2016

This is the nineteenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. Growing up,...read »

Second Thoughts: Gregg Barrios on Bonjour Tristesse

by Gregg Barrios | Jan-13-2016

This is the eighteenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. A strange...read »

Second Thoughts: Matthew C. Simpson on The Sun Also Rises

by Matthew C. Simpson | Jan-06-2016

This is the seventeenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. In the...read »

December, 2015

Second Thoughts: George Scialabba on Shakespeare

by George Scialabba | Dec-30-2015

This is the sixteenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. Securus judicat...read »

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