Monthly Archives: January 2014

10 Books to Better Understand America (by Author Jack Matthews)

Two years ago Matthews created¬† this list, writing, “Gordon Graham, founder & erstwhile editor of the periodical LOGOS in the UK asked me to list 10 books I’d recommend to educated, English-speaking foreigners to understand the US, so I happily … Continue reading

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Is Sarah Palin smarter than Barack Obama? (By Author Jack Matthews)

(Editor’s Note: Author and distinguished professor of literature¬† Jack Matthews wrote this provocative essay in 2010 — publishing it first in the Athens News.¬† Over his writing career Matthews rarely wrote about politics — although he certainly kept up with … Continue reading

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