Robert Alter
Robert Alter

Robert Alter is the author, most recently, of Imagined Cities.

Culturebox
Sept. 26 2007 7:22 AMPsalm SpringsHow I translated the Bible's most poetic book.
Culturebox
Feb. 27 2004 3:51 PMStop filming! The Passion Should Have Been a Painting.
Books
June 27 2005 7:23 AMThe Great BrainIs Umberto Eco's new novel about memory really postmodern?
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Frame Game
March 4 2015 10:53 AM Slate Voice: “Shag the Dog” Listen to Will Saletan read his 2001 essay about the merits of zoophilia.