Take an interdisciplinary blog tour

Looking for quirky, smart, deep-thinking stuff from artsy-intellectual-political-digital-academic bloggers? Of course you are. In the words of Scott McLemee, you, too, aspire "to be under-informed on a really encyclopedic scale." So for his regular Insider Higher Ed column, Scott polled a pack of librarians, academics, a theological student and other big brains for their favorite, under-appreciated blogs. You can get recommendations for anything from the musicological group blog Dial "M" for Musicology to "the best barometer of job-market induced hysteria."

December 5, 2007 9:43 PM |



Best of the Vault


Pat Barker, Frankenstein, Cass Sunstein on the internet, Samuel Johnson, Thrillers, Denis Johnson, Alan Furst, Caryl Phillips, Richard Flanagan, George Saunders, Michael Harvey, Larry McMurtry, Harry Potter and more ...


Big D between the sheets -- Dallas in fiction


Reviewing the state of reviewing


9/11 as a novel: Why?


How can critics say the things they do? And why does anyone pay attention? It's the issue of authority.

The disappearing book pages:  

Papers are cutting book coverage for little reason

Thrillers and Lists:  

Noir favorites, who makes the cut and why



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