Intellectual Affairs

Intellectual Affairs
November 15, 2006

Where's Thomas Pynchon? Scott McLemee finds traces....

November 1, 2006

The late Lawrence W. Levine tried to open the American mind. Scott McLemee hopes for a cease-fire in the culture wars.

October 25, 2006

Academic publishers are bringing out coffee table books. Scott McLemee takes a look at some recent titles.

October 18, 2006

Is Google a menace to humanity, or at least to Europe? Scott McLemee searches for the answer.

October 11, 2006

Was I.F. Stone a subversive or a patriot? Scott McLemee examines the evidence.

October 4, 2006

A graduate student has discovered a previously unknown poem by Robert Frost. Scott McLemee takes a passing glimpse.

September 27, 2006

Is Michael Bérubé a profiteer in the culture wars? Scott McLemee looks at his blog and his new books and the author discusses them in a podcast.

September 20, 2006

A new book by Walter Benn Michaels describes multiculturalism as bolstering economic injustice. Scott McLemee mans the barricades.

September 13, 2006

Is marking up a book a sign of concentration, or just graffiti? Scott McLemee considers the highlights of marginalia.

September 6, 2006

Perhaps 9/11 might have been prevented, but not the conspiracy theories about it. Scott McLemee tries on a shiny new tinfoil hat.


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