January 22, 2012
Selected New Books on Higher Education
Art Schooled: A Year Among Prodigies, Rebels, and Visionaries at a World-Class Art College, by Larry Witham (University Press of New England; 330 pages; $27.95). Draws on the author's observations and interviews over the course of an academic year at the Maryland Institute College of Art, in Baltimore.
Education and Its Discontents: Teaching, the Humanities, and the Importance of a Liberal Education in the Age of Mass Information, by Mark Moss