The Chronicle Review

  • What It Feels Like to Be a Black Professor Premium Link

    The senior African-American scholars I meet are bitter and disheartened. Am I doomed to the same fate?

  • The Financial-Aid Shell Game Premium Link

    It’s high time for colleges themselves to call out sketchy admissions practices.

  • Goodbye, Comadre

    My irreverent, barely literate co-author taught me to be more than an ethnographer. She taught me to be a writer.

  • Genre Apocalypse

    When literary categories collide, where does that leave readers?

  • Boxing Philosophy Premium Link

    A philosopher and boxing coach learns the wisdom of taking that step.

  • Who Knows? Premium Link

    Claims to authority by both academe and Wikipedia are riddled with contradictions.