Tag Archive: new directions

READS OF THE YEAR 2016: Steve Mentz


Irina Dumitrescu, ed. Rumba under Fire: The Arts of Survival from West Point to Delhi (Punctum Books) Amid laments about the crisis of the humanities, it’s good to read about the power of humanities… Continue reading

READS OF THE YEAR 2015: Samuel Tongue


Sherman Alexie, What I’ve Stolen, What I’ve Earned (Hanging Loose Press, 2014) I have a book-buying addiction. This does not necessarily always translate seamlessly into a book-reading addiction and I continue to worry away… Continue reading