February 17, 2017

Volume 63, Issue 24

The Chronicle Review

How the humanities survive on exploitation.

Descriptions of the latest titles, divided by category.

An Emory psychologist says the idea’s influence has outstripped the theory it’s based on.

First Amendment values should be fostered in K-12.

Voltaire thought Shakespeare "a drunken savage," and Mencken dismissed Gatsby as an improbable "glorified anecdote."

An arbitrary stroke of one man’s pen determines an immigrant’s fate.