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‘Neo-Nationalism and Universities’

Scott McLemee discusses a timely new book with its editor, John Aubrey Douglass.

Simplify, Simplify

Scott McLemee reviews A Philosophy of Simple Living by Jérôme Brillaud.

True Crime and Punishment

Scott McLemee reviews Mikita Brottman’s Couple Found Slain: After a Family Murder.

The Pre-Post-COVID Condition

Scott McLemee surveys a roundup of books for fall that are pertinent to the COVID pandemic.

In Spite of Everything

Scott McLemee explores Spite: The Upside of Your Dark Side by Simon McCarthy-Jones.

Not-So-Silent Reading

After testing numerous text-to-speech programs for both laptop and e-reader, Scott McLemee shares the results.

Take Up and Read

Scott McLemee reviews Heather Cass White’s Books Promiscuously Read: Reading as a Way of Life and Robert DiYanni’s You Are What You Read: A Practical Guide to Reading Well.

Psycho-Editorial Therapy

Scott McLemee explores Revise: The Scholar-Writer's Essential Guide to Tweaking, Editing, and Perfecting Your Manuscript by Pamela Haag.