September 9, 2016

Volume 63, Issue 02

The Chronicle Review

Two new books try to take down the father of modern linguistics. Is this any way to treat an intellectual icon?

No, but like every generation before them, they find some subjects too fraught to laugh at.

Descriptions of the latest titles, divided by category.

The NEH's chairman, Bro Adams, tries to make a case for the humanities. Is anyone listening?

If you’re outraged, consider workable alternatives in the legit market.