April 2019, issue no. 410

Hypocrisy in the Vatican
Frédéric Martel's new book In the Closet of the Vatican
MAFS and misogyny
Alecia Simmonds on Married At First Sight
A Season on Earth by Gerald Murnane
Paul Giles on the author's revised second novel
Whiteshift by Eric Kaufmann
A look at the future of white majorities
Invented Lives by Andrea Goldsmith
Francesca Sasnaitis reviews Goldsmith's latest fiction
Capturing Nature by Vanessa Finney
A new book on early scientific animal photography

Welcome to the April issue of ABR!
Highlights include:

Hypocrisy in the Vatican
Barney Zwartz on Frédéric Martel's In the Closet of the Vatican

Alecia Simmonds on Married at First Sight
A look at reality television's misogyny and malice

Gerald Murnane's A Season on Earth
Paul Giles on the author's revised second novel

Andrea Goldsmith's Invented Lives
Francesca Sasnaitis on the author's new fiction

Stalin, Roosevelt, and Churchill
Sheila Fitzpatrick on The Kremlin Letters

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