The Chronicle Review

The Two Tony Judts

John R. Rifkin

The intellectual stature of Tony Judt, who died in August at age 62, was sealed by his anti-Zionism.
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Tony Judt, who died last month at the age of 62 after suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease, was an unlikely celebrity academic. He was soft-spoken, dressed much like a graduate student, rarely appeared on television or radio, and derided postmodernism...

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