Month: December 2012

Recommendations for December 4, 2012

A small crop this week, as things have been crazy and, in any case, end-of-year list season is beginning, and that means there will be much to write about in the next few weeks. Article: “The Professor: Jill Lepore’s Fatal Flaw” by Rachel Shteir http://www.tnr.com/book/review/jill-lepore-new-yorker-story-america-poe-jefferson-nathaniel-philbrick-ron-chernow I am recommending this primarily as a kind of self-corrective. …