Intellectual Affairs

Intellectual Affairs
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.

August 30, 2006

After 3 seasons of eloquence and bloodshed, "Deadwood" has come to an end. Scott McLemee looks off into the sunset.

August 23, 2006

Why is America so strange? Scott McLemee interviews a historian with a surprising answer.

August 9, 2006

A public intellectual at Harvard has published a long-awaited collection of essays. Scott McLemee wishes you luck in finding a copy.

August 2, 2006

What is the Future of Minority Studies? Scott McLemee reports, you decide. (And check out audio of his interviews with Satya Mohanty and Paula Moya.)

July 19, 2006

America has lots of conservative pundits. But thinkers? Not so much. Scott McLemee recalls one of the few.

July 12, 2006

The academic blogosphere has no home base. Scott McLemee has a vision of the not too distant future.

July 5, 2006

University presses now have a chance for their books to reach larger audiences. Scott McLemee wonders when they'll start taking it....

June 28, 2006

Old controversies don't die; they eventually come back for more. Scott McLemee links up the loose ends from previous columns.


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