Randy Boyagoda

Mr. Boyagoda, a novelist, is a professor of English at the University of Toronto, where he is also the principal of St. Michael’s College. His latest novel, Original Prin, will be published in Canada in 2018.

The iFranzen

The publication of a new Jonathan Franzen novel has a lot in common with the release of a new iPhone: Both early-autumn events are greeted with absurd amounts of anticipation, ...
Politics & Policy

Godless Continent

The Cube and the Cathedral: Europe, America, and Politics Without God, by George Weigel (Basic, 224 pp., $23) In his Oration on the Dignity of Man, Renaissance sage Pico della Mirandola ...