Reviews and Review Essays

Reviews and Review Essays

“How the World Became a Real Fake,” Log for Architecture, 2003.

“Architecture and Ethics: Hani Rashid and Greg Lynn,” Venice Biennale, 2000.

“Maurice Blanchot, The Infinite Conversation,” in Post Road.

Book Review, New York Times. “The Last Dinosaur Book: The Life and Times of a Cultural Icon,” October 25, 1998, p. 38. Review of W.J.T. Mitchell.

Book Review, New York Times. “Omens of Millennium: The Gnosis of Angels, Dreams, and Resurrection,” September 8, 1996. Review of Harold Bloom

Book Review, New York Times. “Ye Shall be as Goddesses,” June 25, 1993. Review of Anne Baring and Jules Cashford, The Myth of the Goddess.

Book Review, New York Times. “In the Beginning was Belief,” May 12, 1991. Review of Yves Bonnefoy, Mythologies.

“Becoming Designs,” Newsline. Review of Jeffrey Kipnis, In the Manor of Nietzsche: Aphorisms around and about Architecture.

“No Way Out,” Los Angeles Times Book Review, November 4, 1990. Review of O. B. Hardison, Disappearing through the Skylight: Culture and Technology in the Twentieth Century.

“Love of Learning and Celebration of the Learned,” Los Angeles Times Book Review, April 15, 1990.

“Changing Faces,” The Book Review, Los Angeles Times. Review of Pontus Hulten, et.al., The Arcimboldo Effect: Transformations of the Face From the 16th to the 20th Century.

Journal of Religion. Review of Hermeneutics and Deconstruction, eds. Hugh Silverman and Don Ihde.

Journal of Religion. Review of Charles Winquist’s Epiphanies of Darkness: Deconstruction in Theology.

Cross Currents. Review of George Aichele’s The Limits of Story.

The Book Review, Los Angeles Times. Review of John Dillenberger’s A Theology of Artistic Sensibilities: Arts and the Church.

Journal of the American Academy of Religion. Review of Hilary Lawson, Reflexivity, vol. LV, no. 2, Summer 1987, pp. 402-404.

Religious Studies Review. Review of Edith Wyschogrod’s Spirit in Ashes: Hegel, Heidegger and Man-Made Mass Death, Vol. 13, no. 4, October, 1987.

Journal of the American Academy of Religion. Review Milner S. Ball, Lying Down Together: Law, Metaphor, and Theology.

Journal of Religion. Review of Naomi Lebowitz, Kierkegaard a Life of Allegory.

The Book Review, Los Angeles Times, November 3, 1985, p. 19. Review of Gilbert Sorrentino’s Odd Number.

The Book Review, Los Angeles Times, October 13, 1985, p. 15. Review of Hans-Georg Gadamer’s Philosophical Apprenticeships.

“Orthodox-y(-) Mending,” Thought, vol. LXI, no. 240, March, 1986, pp. 162 171. Review of Robert Magliola’s Derrida on the Mend.

The Book Review, Los Angeles Times, July 7, 1985, p. 11. Review of Jacques Derrida’s The Ear of the Other: Otobiography, Transference, Translation.

Religious Studies Review, vol. 11, no. 3, July, 1983, p. 262. Review of International Kierkegaard Commentary: Two Ages.

Berkshire Review, vol. 20, 1985, pp. 81-84. Comment on Judith Butler’s “Geist ist Zeit: French Interpretations of Hegel.”

Review of Michael Theunissen’s The Other: Studies in the Social Ontology of Husserl, Heidegger, Sartre and Buber.

“The Stranglehold of Transcendentalism,” Journal of the American Academy of Religion, vol. LIII, no. 2, 1985, pp. 277-284.

Journal of Religion, vol. 66, no. 1, Jan. 1986, pp. 93-94. Review of Niels Thulstrup’s Commentary on Kierkegaard’s Concluding Unscientific Postscript.

“The Thought Contains the Thinker,” Book Review, New York Times, November 18, 1984, p. 11. Review of Wendy Donigen O’Flaherty’s, Dreams, Illusions, and Other Realities.

Journal of the American Academy of Religion, vol. LI, no. 3, pp. 618-19. Review of Kierkegaard’s Fear and Trembling and Repetition, trans. by Howard and Edna Hong.

Religious Studies Review, vol. 10, no. 3, July, 1984, p. 282. Review of Michel Serres’ The Parasite.

Religious Studies Review, vol. 10, no. 1, January 1984, pp. 52-53. Review of Jacques Derrida’s Margins of Philosophy.

The Journal of Religion, vol. Review of Kierkegaard’s The Corsair Affair, trans. by Howard and Edna Hong.

Theology Today, Vol. XXXIX, no. 1, April, 1982, pp. 110-111. Review of John Elrod’s Kierkegaard and Christendom.

Berkshire Review, “Comments on Young-Bruehl,” 1982, pp. 114-117.

Review of Søren Kierkegaard’s Journals and Papers, volumes I VII, and Kierkegaard’s Two Ages, Letters and Documents, The Sickness Unto Death and The Concept of Anxiety.

Religious Studies Review, “Reinventing Kierkegaard,” vol. 7, no. 3, July 1981, pp. 203-210.

Religious Studies Review, vol. 7, no. 2, April 1981, p. 147. Review of Hening Fenger, Kierkegaard: The Myths and Their Origin, Studies in the Kierkegaardian Papers and Letters.

Erasmus. Review of George J. Stack’s On Kierkegaard: Philosophical Fragments.

Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. Review of Ib Ostenfeld’s Søren Kierkegaard’s Psychology.

Religious Studies Review, vol. 6, no. 1, Jan. 1980, p. 58. Review of Thomas Oden’s The Parables of Kierkegaard.

Religious Studies Review, vol. 6, no. l, Jan. 1980, p. 43. Review of Ib Ostenfeld’s Søren Kierkegaard’s Psychology.

Theology Today, “Kierkegaard Today,” vol. XXXVI, no. 3, Oct. 1979, pp. 420-423.

Kierkegaardiana, vol. XI, 1980, pp. 266-268. Review of David Cain’s Reckoning with Kierkegaard: Christian Faith and Dramatic Literature.

Kierkegaardiana, vol. XI, 1980, pp. 263-266. Review of Vincent McCarthy’s The Phenomenology of Moods in Kierkegaard.

Kierkegaardiana, vol. XI, 1980, pp. 234-236. Review of Kierkegaard’s Two Ages: The Age of Revolution and the Present Age, A Literary Review, trans. by Howard and Edna Hong.

Kierkegaardiana, vol. XI, 1980, pp. 274-276. Review of Brita Stendahl’s Søren Kierkegaard.

Journal of Religion, vol. 57, no. 2, April 1977, pp. 184-185. Review of Kierkegaard’s Journals and Papers, vols. III-IV, trans. by Howard and Edna Hong.

Computers and the Humanities, vol. 10, no. 6, Nov./Dec. 1976. Review of Alastair McKinnon’s The Kierkegaard Indices to Kierkegaards’ Samlede Vaerker.

Zygon, vol. II, no. 1, March 1976, pp. 70-74. Review of Allen Wheelis’ The Moralist.

Journal of the American Academy of Religion, vol. XLIII, no. 3, Fall 1974, pp. 572-573. Review of Stephen Crites’ In The Twilight of Christendom: Hegel vs. Kierkegaard on Faith and History.

Journal of the American Academy of Religion, vol. XLI, no. 3, September 1973, pp. 477-478. Review of John K. Roth’s Problems of the Philosophy of Religion.

Union Seminary Quarterly Review, vol. XXVII, no. 4, Spring 1972, pp. 243-245. Review of Stephen Crites’ In the Twilight of Christendom: Hegel vs. Kierkegaard on Faith and History.