July 5, 2006
University presses now have a chance for their books to reach larger audiences. Scott McLemee wonders when they'll start taking it....
June 28, 2006
Old controversies don't die; they eventually come back for more. Scott McLemee links up the loose ends from previous columns.
June 21, 2006
Last week, academic publishers met to grapple with the digital age. Scott McLemee takes a look at the strategic plan.
June 14, 2006
Admit it: You sometimes consult Wikipedia. Scott McLemee wonders if you should write for it, too.
June 7, 2006
The hurried patron spying Why Truth Matters (Continuum) on the new arrivals shelf of a library may assume that it is yet another denunciation of the Republicans. New books defending the “reality-based community” are already thick on the ground – and the publishers' fall catalogs swarm with fresh contributions to the cause.
May 31, 2006
The field of motorcycle studies has its own journal. Scott McLemee goes riding with the Footnote Gang.
May 24, 2006
The anti-anti-war left has a new manifesto. Scott McLemee feels dialectical and somewhat dizzy.
May 17, 2006
Enough with Da Vinci Code already! Scott McLemee champions a Renaissance man whose time has come.
May 10, 2006
A French thinker is writing the "conceptual history" of modern democracy. Scott McLemee takes some lessons.
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