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January 3, 2018

Reading The Age of Jackson in the Age of Trump

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NAS Staff members read and comment on Arthur Schlesinger's The Age of Jackson.

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October 20, 2017

David Horowitz: Battlefield Notes from a War Gone Unnoticed

Peter Wood

Peter Wood reviews David Horowitz's new book, "The Left in the University."

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October 31, 2016

#PCSubtitle: The End

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See the complete list of #PCSubtitle winners as we round out our series. 

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October 17, 2016

#PCSubtitle: Ernest Hemingway

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Add your politically correct subtitle to any book by Ernest Hemingway. 

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October 11, 2016

#PCSubtitle: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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Join us in remembering the classics and poking fun at political correctness. Can you compose a PC subtitle for a book by Dostoyevsky?

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September 26, 2016

#PCSubtitle: Charles Dickens

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What politically correct subtitles can you compose for Charles Dickens' novels? 

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September 21, 2016

On Reading Old Books

Rachelle Peterson

Are the classics outdated? Four reasons support the reading of old—even flawed—books.

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September 19, 2016

Update the Classics: Add a PC Subtitle

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What progressive lessons can you find hidden in old books? NAS's new satirical contest invites you to add #PCSubtitles to classic texts. 

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April 4, 2016

Ashley Thorne Defends the Need to Challenge Students

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Thorne responds to a critique of her essay in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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February 29, 2016

Beach Books on C-SPAN

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The NAS Beach Books launch event was featured on C-SPAN.

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