The cliché of the absent-minded, asexual professor is dead. Scott McLemee looks at "the new academic stereotype."
A prominent librarian utters dire warnings about new media. Scott McLemee hits the books.
The late Richard Rorty was a pragmatist philosopher and a generous soul. Scott McLemee looks back....
As the HBO classic comes to an end, Scott McLemee revisits an early analysis of the gangster as American archetype.
Heading to the publishing world's biggest gathering, Scott McLemee reviews a hard-hitting analysis of American literary culture, academic and otherwise.
Looking for a brief holiday from total seriousness? Scott McLemee checks into some good destinations for a mental vacation.
Did a postmodern theorist conceal his Stalinist past? Scott McLemee looks down the memory hole.
How much excitement can you take? Scott McLemee looks at some scholarly scandals that seem faintly familiar.
If college leaders want to learn how to recruit female scientists, they might want to visit the U. of Maryland-Baltimore County.
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