For a long time, this site was a blog. That blog later moved to First Things magazine, where its archives can still be found. This site now serves as a hub, primarily for people who Google “helen rittelmeyer.” If you would like to know what I’ve written lately, please visit my archive at First Things or consult the “Published Articles” sidebar to the left, which I will continue to update. If you would like to email me, please do.
The posts originally published on this site are now hosted at FT, and I have collected some of them here, with updated links.
The Language of Addiction Takes Over, April 2013
DFW & STC: Two Addicts with Much in Common, March 2013
The Redemption of Nathan Leopold, Maybe, January 2013
Reading Wuthering Heights in Kenya, January 2013
Arrested Development Is The Brothers Karamazov, January 2013
New Year’s Resolutions for Bloggers, January 2013Books of the Year, December 2012Shiva Naipaul, the Jonestown Massacre’s Strangest Casualty, November 2011Wolcott Gibbs, Tragic New Yorker Virtuoso, October 2011