Posts tagged “Alan Jacobs”

How to Save the Library

Community ties are as essential as books to keeping the doors open.

Posted September 14th, 2013

Reza Aslan, Fox News, and Bulverism

You’ve probably seen a clip of it already: Fox News aired a …

Posted July 29th, 2013

Are the Liberal Arts Useful?

In the golden age of American higher education, roughly 1945-1965, the question …

Posted November 26th, 2012

The Perniciousness of Upper Middle Brow Music

Alan Jacobs links to this William Deresiewicz post about the “Upper Middle Brow” and …

Posted November 8th, 2012

How to Get Your Comment Published

A number of people have wondered why their comments on a particular …

Posted September 19th, 2012