University presses are rethinking how they approach the publishing industry's biggest shindig. Scott McLemee reports.
The historian Michael Bellesiles is making a comeback. Scott McLemee remembers why he had to leave in the first place.
How is intellectual life shaping up in the Obama era? Scott McLemee collects evidence from the news vendor.
And then back up again....Scott McLemee looks at new book on the history of reburials.
Two applications will make the time you spend online more efficient. Scott McLemee catches up with the pace of innovation.
A small humanities journal survives deep budget cuts. Scott McLemee finds out how its editor manages to maintain the publication -- and his own optimism.
Seven years ago, Iraq's libraries went up in smoke. Scott McLemee looks at a history of book destruction.
A university exhibit and a new book look at David Foster Wallace's life and work. Scott McLemee visits the relics...
Is it a tool, a literary genre, or a nervous tic? Scott McLemee jots down some thoughts.
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