Maggie Nelson’s The Art of Cruelty:A Reckoning: Do artistic portrayals of cruelty help us overcome it, or do they increase it?
Grant Hardy’s Understanding the Book of Mormon.
Jeffrey L. Sheler’s Prophet of Purpose: The Life of Rick Warren.
Reza Aslan’s How To Win a Cosmic War.
Jean Bethke Elshtain’s Sovereignty: God, State, and Self.
Randall Kennedy’s Sellout: The Politics of Racial Betrayal.
What Does Obama Really Mean by “a Different Kind of Politics”?
Obama Was Right About the War in Iraq. And His Book Isn’t Dreadful.
Walter Benn Michaels’ The Trouble With Diversity.
He’s a Fan of Political Correctness!
Can Foreigners Understand the U.S. Better Than Americans Do?
How to reinvent higher education.
Why American Workers Should Get Help
Why I Liked Nickel and Dimed, Ehrenreich’s Previous Experiment
Noah Feldman’s Divided by God.
Stephanie Coontz’s Marriage: A History.