Benito Mussolini

Part Joyce, part Balzac, part yizkor book.

Dec. 7 2018 12:01AM

The myth of the good Italian.

Oct. 10 2018 12:01AM

Cantor, Kantorowicz, and Frederick II.

Michael Lipkin
Dec. 6 2016 12:01AM

Recruited by the Italian government, then forced to flee.

Ty Alhadeff
Feb. 22 2016 12:01AM

There is little doubt that Benito Mussolini’s Venetian-born Jewish lover Margherita Sarfatti had a profound influence on the dictator’s career, but can she truly be. . .

Brian R. Sullivan and Michael McDonald
Nov. 24 2014 12:01AM

Margherita Sarfatti, a Venetian Jewess, was Benito Mussolini’s mistress and confidante from 1912 until the 1930s. Sophisticated, educated, and politically engaged, she was unique among. . .

Michael McDonald
Oct. 23 2014 12:01AM

Amid the joyous clamor of today’s ex-ghetto, the voices of its last inhabitants, hunted down by Nazi soldiers in October 1943, can still be heard.

David Laskin
July 16 2013 12:00AM