Corey Robin: Careerism and Hannah Arendt
4 January 2007
Show More Why Arendt Matters by Elisabeth Young-Bruehl.
Yale, 232 pp., £14.99, October 2006, 0 300 12044 3Show More
Hannah Arendt: The Jewish Writings edited by Jerome Kohn and Ron Feldman.
Schocken, 640 pp., $35, January 2007, 978 0 8052 4238 6Show More
Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil by Hannah Arendt.
Penguin, 336 pp., £10.99, December 2006, 0 14 303988 1Show More
“... fifth publication of her work in four years. Penguin has reissued On Revolution, Eichmann in Jerusalem and Between Past and Future. And Yale has inaugurated a new series, ‘Why X Matters’, with ElisabethYoung-Bruehl’s Why Arendt Matters. Arendt would undoubtedly have been pleased by all this. She didn’t like attention, but she did love birthdays. Birth meant the arrival of a new being who would ...”