Roman Schmidt

(b.1980) is an editor and historian. He lives in Bonn, Germany. More info: http://www.eurozine.com/authors/schmidt.html

marcus-schmidt-interview

Optimism of intellect – a conversation with David Marcus

Thanks to a new wave of small intellectual magazines, an infectious buzz has returned to public debate in the United States. Roman Schmidt talks to David Marcus who, as a new editor at Dissent, is well placed to provide the lowdown what’s driving this genuinely critical movement.