Articles By Eric Ormsby
 
October 2012
Two new works by Geza Vermes and Peter Brown eloquently and enthusiastically chart the progress of Christianity from Jesus Christ to the height of the Byzantine empire
 
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September 2012
Two new books on the origins of Islam suffer from, at best, sloppy, and at worst, dishonest, scholarship
 
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January/February 2012
Review of new poetry from Carol Ann Duffy, Derwent May, W.G. Sebald and Tomas Tranströmer
 
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July/August 2011
Book review of Dante in Love by A.N. Wilson
 
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May 2011

This Victorian versifier has always been an acquired taste, even to his contemporaries. But today, his prolific output is barely read at all — and we are poorer for it

 
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May 2011
Acclaimed poet Paul Muldoon may be a dazzling wordsmith, but his verse is all style and no substance
 
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January/February 2011
Book Reviews: New & Collected Poems, by U. A. Fanthorpe; How Snow Falls, by Craig Raine; and Late Poems, by Anthony Thwaite
 
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May 2010
The "unabashedly elitist" elegist of England is an ideal candidate for the Oxford Professorship of Poetry
 
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April 2010
True Friendship: Geoffrey Hill, Anthony Hecht, and Robert Lowell under the Sign of Eliot and Pound by Christopher Ricks
 
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December 2009

A History of Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years by Diarmaid MacCulloch and A New History of Early Christianity by Charles Freeman

 
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April 2009
Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation by Tariq Ramadan
 
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January 2009
The Arabian Nights translated by Malcolm C. Lyons with Ursula Lyons, introduced and annotated by Robert Irwi
 
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July 2008
Each new translation of Islam’s most sacred text offers fresh insights into its meaning. Yet there are still surprises in a book that is not only hard to read, but hard to know how to read, even for Muslims
 
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