Selected Criticism

Was It Pushed Or Did It Fall?
Reassessing the end of Soviet Europe

The Forward
| December 4, 2009

Continental Rift
Bookforum | June/July/August 2009

An Israeli, a German and a Palestinian Walk Into a Theater…
The Forward
|  May 1, 2009

They That Were Lost
New York Times Book Review | October 10, 2008

Divided Soul
Columbia Journalism Review | March/April 2008

Arrested Development
Orlando Figes asks how Russians dealt with the great terror

Bookforum | December/January 2008

Six Days, 40 Years of Controversy
The Forward | June 1, 2007

Talking Cure?
A psychologically inflected memoir of Middle East tension

The Forward | October 27, 2006

The Neoconservative Persuasion
Examining the Jewish roots of an intellectual movement

The Forward | January 6, 2006