The Chronicle Review

The Grad Student Who Wants to Bring Down Trump

Ryan Shapiro takes his crusade against government secrecy to the steps of the White House.


The Undocumented Alphabet

A selection from Diary of a Reluctant Dreamer: Undocumented Vignettes From a Pre-American Life.


The Power of Dialogue

A project that brings together students from a military academy and a liberal-arts college is a step toward building a strong democracy.


Weekly Book List, September 29, 2017

Descriptions of the latest titles, divided by category.


Taking Stock of the Ties That Bind Harvard’s Kennedy School and the CIA

When the school withdrew a fellowship offer to Chelsea Manning, it was seen as caving to political pressure. How close is the relationship between the institution and the agency?


It’s Not TV. It’s the Syllabus.

Television has become our dominant narrative form. TV studies must change to keep up.


Why I Attended Tribal College

After being initially discouraged at the prospect of higher education, Robin Máxkii got degrees from two Native institutions. She had no idea what doors that experience would open for her.