James McAuley
D.Phil. Candidate, University of Oxford

James McAuley is a Marshall scholar at the University of Oxford studying modern European history. His writing has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Washington Post and New Republic, among others.

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Hannah Arendt in 1944. Photo by Fred Stein/Corbis

Shadow and substance

Hannah Arendt knew how to be a pariah. Is that the key to being a 21st-century cosmopolitan?

James McAuley