Peter C. Meilaender

Peter C. Meilaender is professor of political science and dean of religion, humanities, and global studies at Houghton University.

Peter C. Meilaender

The Beginning of Monumental Change?

A review of 'Adriatic: A Concert of Civilizations at the End of the Modern Age.'

A Literary World Tour

Reading with Archipelago Books.

This Cruelty Too Will End

Remembering Anne Frank 75 years after her diary was first published.

The Autocrats Strike Back?

A review of two new books from Gideon Rachman and Moisés Naím that explore the rise of illiberal leaders.

Things Mostly Happen Just Because

A review of the 2022 International Booker Prize-winning 'Tomb of Sand.'

Not Just the Nutcracker

200 Years of E.T.A. Hoffmann.

Democracies and Diversity

A review of 'The Great Experiment' by Yascha Mounk

‘One of the Greatest Instruments of Civilization’

A review of 'In Praise of Good Bookstores.'