Here are links to recent book reviews:
"The Duchess and the Jews" (review of Maurice Samuels, The Betrayal of the Duchess: The Scandal that Unmade the Bourbon Monarchy and Made France Modern), The New York Review of Books, September 24, 2020
“The Many Lives of Liberalism” (review of Dan Edelstein, On the Spirit of Rights, Helena Rosenblatt, The Lost History of Liberalism, and James Miller, Can Democracy Work?), The New York Review of Books, January 17, 2019.
“Le Pen’s Long Shadow” (review of Jonathan Fenby, Modern France; Maurice Samuels, The Right to Difference; and Jean-Yves Camus and Nicolas Lebourg, Far Right Politics in Europe), The Nation, April 24, 2017.
"The Fault is not in Our 'Stars,' but in Ourselves" (review of Antoine Lilti, Figures publiques), Books & Ideas.net, January 8, 2015. French version in La vie des idées: "Naissance du Star System," March 4, 2015.
“Poker Lessons From Richelieu: A Portrait of the Statesman as Gambler” (review of Jean-Vincent Blanchard, Eminence: Cardinal Richelieu and the Rise of France), Foreign Affairs, vol. 91, no. 2 (March/April 2012), pp. 156-60.