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.)
America has lots of conservative pundits. But thinkers? Not so much. Scott McLemee recalls one of the few.
The academic blogosphere has no home base. Scott McLemee has a vision of the not too distant future.
University presses now have a chance for their books to reach larger audiences. Scott McLemee wonders when they'll start taking it....
Old controversies don't die; they eventually come back for more. Scott McLemee links up the loose ends from previous columns.
Last week, academic publishers met to grapple with the digital age. Scott McLemee takes a look at the strategic plan.
Admit it: You sometimes consult Wikipedia. Scott McLemee wonders if you should write for it, too.
The hurried patron spying Why Truth Matters (Continuum) on the new arrivals shelf of a library may assume that it is yet another denunciation of the Republicans. New books defending the “reality-based community” are already thick on the ground – and the publishers' fall catalogs swarm with fresh contributions to the cause.
The field of motorcycle studies has its own journal. Scott McLemee goes riding with the Footnote Gang.
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