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Cultural Studies

'We see you, Lee. We see you.'

The self-destruction of Lee Siegel, late of The New Republic


By James Parker
September 10, 2006

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SPREZZATURA. If there's a word guaranteed henceforth to discomfit the editors of The New Republic, that'll be it. For it was under this romantic alias that Lee Siegel, TNR's television critic, made some now-notorious appearances in the comments section of his blog, ``Lee Siegel On Culture," pseudonymously engaging his many opponents, heaping slurs upon his detractors, and praising himself to ... (Full article: 825 words)

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