Favorite Poem: Michael Bérubé

April 20, 2010 nyupressblog 0

Byzantium by W. B. Yeats The unpurged images of day recede; The Emperor’s drunken soldiery are abed; Night resonance recedes, night-walkers’ song After great cathedral gong; A starlit or a moonlit dome disdains All that




Another FDL Book Salon: Michael Bérubé

January 5, 2010 nyupressblog 0

Check out the lively discussion of the left’s influence on war, resistance, history, politics, art, media and everything else. He really gets into it with the commenters! Excerpt from the introduction below. The Left at




The Left at War Gets it Right

November 19, 2009 nyupressblog 0

Two new reviews of The Left at War by Michael Berube are now available: The American Prospect “Bérubé links progressives’ inability to control the conversation on national security during the Bush administration to cultural studies’