obituaries

Stanley Kauffmann Tribute: How to Care About the Arts
October 09, 2013

There is an imperturbable grace about Stanley Kauffmann’s writing, a plainspoken clarity in the face of the onslaught that is the movies.

Stanley Kauffmann, 1916-2013
October 09, 2013

The New Republic mourns the death of our beloved film critic, Stanley Kauffmann

Adios, Presidente
What Hugo Chávez's obituaries revealed
March 08, 2013

Parsing the many obituaries of Hugo Chávez

C. Everett Koop: The Man, The Beard, The Legend
How the obituaries remembered our most famous surgeon general
March 01, 2013

How the obituaries remembered America's most famous surgeon general.

The Obituarists Remember Stanley Karnow
February 01, 2013

How did the obituary pages treat Stanley Karnow, Patty Andrews, and this week's other notable passings?