October 11, 2006
Was I.F. Stone a subversive or a patriot? Scott McLemee examines the evidence.
October 4, 2006
A graduate student has discovered a previously unknown poem by Robert Frost. Scott McLemee takes a passing glimpse.
September 27, 2006
Is Michael Bérubé a profiteer in the culture wars? Scott McLemee looks at his blog and his new books and the author discusses them in a podcast.
September 20, 2006
A new book by Walter Benn Michaels describes multiculturalism as bolstering economic injustice. Scott McLemee mans the barricades.
September 13, 2006
Is marking up a book a sign of concentration, or just graffiti? Scott McLemee considers the highlights of marginalia.
September 6, 2006
Perhaps 9/11 might have been prevented, but not the conspiracy theories about it. Scott McLemee tries on a shiny new tinfoil hat.
August 30, 2006
After 3 seasons of eloquence and bloodshed, "Deadwood" has come to an end. Scott McLemee looks off into the sunset.
August 23, 2006
Why is America so strange? Scott McLemee interviews a historian with a surprising answer.
August 9, 2006
A public intellectual at Harvard has published a long-awaited collection of essays. Scott McLemee wishes you luck in finding a copy.
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