May 16, 2019
What purpose does civility serve? How can it be misused? Listen in as I discuss these questions and more with Rusty Reno.
January 24, 2019
Peter W. Wood sits down with Darel Paul, a professor of political science at Wiliams College and author of From Tolerance to Equality.
November 25, 2018
Music in the academy is at risk.
March 5, 2018
The Oscars are yet another example of how American civics education has been corrupted.
October 9, 2014
Literature lovers are pushing back against indiscriminate veneration of the avant garde.
April 28, 2014
Will the fine arts ever feel like native inhabitants of the university, or will they always be little guests?
February 20, 2014
The National Association of Scholars (NAS) is sometimes confused with the hip hop artist and actor, Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, widely known as Nas. The mistake is understandable. Here’s how...
December 13, 2013
From 34th Street to Charlie Brown to the Grinch, Christmas has had enormous influence on popular culture.
January 15, 2013
While most movies about teachers seem mythical, the recent movie Won't Back Down is a different type of teacher movie.
November 8, 2012
We know why faculty lean left. But why do students?