Academic publishers are bringing out coffee table books. Scott McLemee takes a look at some recent titles.
Is Google a menace to humanity, or at least to Europe? Scott McLemee searches for the answer.
Was I.F. Stone a subversive or a patriot? Scott McLemee examines the evidence.
A graduate student has discovered a previously unknown poem by Robert Frost. Scott McLemee takes a passing glimpse.
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.
A new book by Walter Benn Michaels describes multiculturalism as bolstering economic injustice. Scott McLemee mans the barricades.
Is marking up a book a sign of concentration, or just graffiti? Scott McLemee considers the highlights of marginalia.
Perhaps 9/11 might have been prevented, but not the conspiracy theories about it. Scott McLemee tries on a shiny new tinfoil hat.
After 3 seasons of eloquence and bloodshed, "Deadwood" has come to an end. Scott McLemee looks off into the sunset.
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