November 24, 2010
At the start of the Great Depression, a moonlighting professor described U.S. culture perfectly. Scott McLemee unearths a classic.
November 17, 2010
Do the wretched of the earth need mobile phones? Scott McLemee recommends a symposium,
November 10, 2010
A neglected book offers insights into how prominent scholars produce their work. Scott McLemee makes a recommendation.
November 3, 2010
In a new collection of essays, scholars assess the presidency of George W. Bush. Scott McLemee takes a look.
October 27, 2010
Stewart and Colbert rally in DC this weekend. Scott McLemee opposes their extremist moderation.
October 13, 2010
The C.L.R. James Library stands fast -- and Amazon launches the digital pamphlet. Scott McLemee reports.
October 6, 2010
Measuring scholarly influence by citations made sense... once. Scott McLemee looks at the emerging alternatives.
September 29, 2010
Protest against a UN-sponsored conference in Iran has a new tactic. Scott McLemee reports.
September 22, 2010
The C.L.R. James Library in London is being renamed. Scott McLemee wants to halt the vandalism.
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