The Savage Detectives and 2666 make literature feel like a matter of life and death. Scott McLemee interviews a prominent Bolaño-logist.
Cornel West was in The Matrix, but cultural politics isn't a video game. Scott McLemee responds to the continuing discussion.
Cornel West's latest book is a memoir. Scott McLemee thinks it marks the end of the line.
It is possible that I have too many books. There, I said it. (That felt weird.)
A celebrity so big that party politics can't hold her. Scott McLemee takes a look at Going Rouge.
40 years ago, Monty Python brought deconstruction to the telly. Scott McLemee looks on the bright side of life.
Can scholarship in the humanities be done outside the ivory tower? Scott McLemee goes to Iowa to find out...
Tens of thousands of people demonstrated at the US Capitol on Sunday to demand LGBT equality. Scott McLemee thinks while marching...
Need a guide to vocabulary in the focative case? Scott McLemee looks at the definitive study of "the F word."
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