TGA  Timothy Garton Ash

Essays

This list does not include numerous newspaper and magazine articles or reviews. Also not listed are the essays collected in The Uses of Adversity and those that served as the basis for We the People / The Magic Lantern. See also a full list from the New York Review of Books.

 

From the Lighthouse: The World and the NYR After Fifty Years

The New German Question

Burma's Uncrowned Queen, New York Review of Books, 6 June 2013

The King and I, New York Review of Books, 23 May 2013

India: Watch What You Say, New York Review of Books, 25 April 2013

To stay in Europe, vote Conservative, Financial Times, 19 April 2013

Freedom & Diversity: A Liberal Pentagram of Living Together, New York Review of Books, 22 November 2012

The Crisis of Europe, Foreign Affairs, September 2012

Germans, More or Less, New York Review of Books, 24 February 2011

Velvet Revolution: The Prospects, New York Review of Books, 3 December 2009

1989!, New York Review of Books, 5 November 2009

'The Road from Danzig', New York Review of Books, 16 August 2007

'The Stasi on Our Minds', New York Review of Books, 31 May 2007>

'Islam in Europe', New York Review of Books, 5 October 2006

'The Twins' New Poland', New York Review of Books, 9 February 2006

'Soldiers of the Hidden Imam', New York Review of Books, 3 November 2005

'The Orange Revolution', New York Review of Books, 28 April 2005

'A Genius for Friendship', New York Review of Books, 23 September 2004

'Orwell's List', New York Review of Books, 25 September 2003

'Anti-Europeanism in America', New York Review of Books, 13 February 2003

'On the Frontier', New York Review of Books, 7 November 2002

'Europe at War', New York Review of Books, 20 December 2001

'Is there a Good Terrorist?', New York Review of Books, 29 November 2001

'Odd Man Out', New York Review of Books, 1 November 2001

'The European Orchestra', New York Review of Books, 17 May 2001

'Is Britain European?', International Affairs, Vol 77, No. 1, January 2001.  (Shorter version in Prospect, February 2001.)

'The Last Revolution' [Serbia], New York Review of Books, 16 November 2000

'Kosovo:  Was it worth it?' [The Kosovo War], New York Review of Books, 21 September 2000

'Beauty and the Beast in Burma', New York Review of Books, 25 May 2000

'Anarchy and Madness' [Serbia and Kosovo], New York Review of Books, 10 February 2000

'Hail, Ruthenia', New York Review of Books, 22 April 1999

'Zehn Jahre Danach', Transit 18 (Winter 1999/2000)

'The Puzzle of Central Europe', New York Review of Books, 18 March 1999

'Cry, The Dismembered Country', New York Review of Books, 14 January 1999

'Goodbye to Bonn', New York Review of Books, 5 November 1998

'Orwell in 1998', New York Review of Books, 22 October 1998

'Can Europeans really find no way of living together in democracies other than living apart?',  London Review of Books, 17 September 1998

'The Black and the Red', Prospect, June 1998

'Europe: Iceberg Ahead', New York Review of Books, 14 May 1998

'Writing for Rupert', Prospect, April 1998

'Comparative Horrors', London Review of Books, 19 March 1998

'Europe's Endangered Liberal Order', Foreign Affairs , March/April 1998

'The Truth about Dictatorship', New York Review of Books, 19 February 1998

'New Britain, Old Europe?' Prospect, December 1997

'The Curse and Blessing of South Africa', New York Review of Books, 14 August 1997

'True Confessions' (The Truth Commission in South Africa), New York Review of Books, 17 July 1997

'Bad Memories', Prospect, July 1997

'The Imperfect Spy' (Review essay on Markus Wolf), New York Review of Books, 26 June 1997

'In the Serbian Soup', New York Review of Books, 24 April 1997

'Hungary's Revolution: Forty Years On', New York Review of Books, 14 November 1996

'Back into Europe', Prospect, June 1996

'Neo-Pagan Poland', New York Review of Books, 11 January 1996

'Bosnia in our Future', New York Review of Books, 21 December 1995

'Central Europe: The Present Past', New York Review of Books, 13 July 1995

'Catching the wrong bus? Europe's future and the great gamble of monetary union', Times Literary Supplement, 5 May 1997

'Prague: Intellectuals and Politicians', New York Review of Books, 12 January 1995

'Germany's Choice', Foreign Affairs, July/August 1994

'Journey to the post-Communist East', New York Review of Books, 23 June 1994

'The Visit', Granta, No. 45

'Rückblick auf die Entspannung', Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte, B14/94, 8 April 1994

'Poland after Solidarity', New York Review of Books, 13 June 1991

'Mitteleuropa?', Daedalus, Volume 119, No. 1 (Winter 1990)

'East Germany: The Solution', New York Review of Books, 13 June 1991

'Revolution in Hungary and Poland',  New York Review of Books, 17 August 1989

'From World War to Cold War', New York Review of Books, 11 June 1987

'In the Churchill Museum', New York Review of Books, 11 June 1987

'Who is "conservative" in Poland?', Encounter, February 1985

'Under Western Eyes: Poland, 1980-82', The Washington Quarterly, Spring 1984