Daniel Mendelsohn

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    "Why Don't They Just Burn The Books?": AmazonFail Ramps Up

    The AmazonFail drama continues, with the beleaguered company now claiming that "an embarrassing and ham-fisted cataloging error" was what lead tens of thousands of books to disappear in searches and, by all accounts worse, lose their sales rankings. Books in particular that trended towards gay and l ... More >>

  • Theater

    May 21, 2002

    Season's Treatings

    New York Theater Folks Gaze Back at the Off-Broadway Year

  • Theater

    August 21, 2001

    But Unseriously . . .

    The Musical’s a Joke Again—But Is It a Good Joke?