The Chronicle of Higher Education | Publishing http://chronicle.com/topic/Publishing/105/ Topics :: Publishing Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:28:53 EDT <![CDATA[Ditch the Monograph]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/135108/ http://chronicle.com/article/Ditch-the-Monograph/135108/ Short-form e-books can be a respectable way to deliver serious scholarship.

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Sun, 14 Oct 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Let's Spread the Word About Fair Use]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/134544/ http://chronicle.com/article/Lets-Spread-the-Word-About/134544/ There's no need for you to ask permission to use my book chapter in your course pack, let alone pay me for it.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 12:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Want to Change Academic Publishing? Just Say No]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/134546/ http://chronicle.com/article/Want-to-Change-Academic/134546/ Companies shouldn't make millions from the free labor of professors.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 12:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[The Future of Peer Review in the Humanities? It's Open]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/133563/ http://chronicle.com/article/The-Future-of-Peer-Review-in/133563/ Nobody likes the current system, and most everybody agrees it should move online. But from there, opinions diverge.

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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Marilyn Still Bewitches Biographers]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/132821/ http://chronicle.com/article/Marilyn-Still-Bewitches/132821/ But new theoretical readings, including third-wave feminists' embrace, may shed more light on our era than they do on the actress herself.

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Mon, 16 Jul 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Armando Montaño, Former Chronicle Intern, Dies at 22]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/132733/ http://chronicle.com/article/Armando-Monta-o-Former/132733/ The recent graduate of Grinnell College was found dead in Mexico City, where he was working for the Associated Press.

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Mon, 02 Jul 2012 01:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Novel Academic Novels: the Sequel]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/132155/ http://chronicle.com/article/Novel-Academic-Novels-the/132155/ Ms. Mentor offers her annual summer reading list for faculty members.

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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 16:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Spies, Shtarkers, and Sex Gods: Film's New Jews]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131890/ http://chronicle.com/article/Spies-ShtarkersSex/131890/ Both grotesque anti-Semitic stereotypes and bland assimilationist mensches of yesteryear have been transmuted into multilayered, vivid characters, a new book argues.

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Sun, 20 May 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Cultural-Studies Journal Gets Revamped for a 'Different Intellectual Moment']]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131845/ http://chronicle.com/article/Cultural-Studies-Journal-Gets/131845/ The new editors at "Public Culture" hope to reach beyond an academic audience.

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Sun, 13 May 2012 01:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Portnoy's Enduring Complaint]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131823/ http://chronicle.com/article/Portnoys-Enduring-Complaint/131823/ A world dizzy with lust and disgust, irony and rage. Such were the literary epiphanies boomers found in Roth.

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Sun, 13 May 2012 01:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Susan Gubar's Closing Chapters]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131611/ http://chronicle.com/article/Susan-Gubars-Closing-Chapters/131611/ In her memoir on ovarian cancer, the scholar confronts an elusive issue for women: telling the truth about experiences of the female body.

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Sun, 22 Apr 2012 17:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[A Byzantine Plot]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131479/ http://chronicle.com/article/A-Byzantine-Plot/131479/ A revisionist take on the First Crusade gives the emperor of Constantinople a larger role.

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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA['Ameritopia': How Dumb Can Po­lit­i­cal Phi­los­o­phy Get?]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131485/ http://chronicle.com/article/Ameritopia-How-Dumb-Can/131485/ Conservatives complain, perhaps fairly, that nobody reviews their books. Be careful what you wish for.

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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Nota Bene: Home Sweet Motel; Con Ed]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131427/ http://chronicle.com/article/Nota-Bene-Home-Sweet-Motel-/131427/ New books investigate the American dream as experienced by Indian-American motel owners and identity theft from the thief's perspective.

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Sun, 08 Apr 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Why Bother Writing Book Reviews?]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131360/ http://chronicle.com/article/Why-Bother-Writing-Book/131360/ It's better to write one good article than to review 20 books, and even better to write one good book.

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Mon, 02 Apr 2012 20:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Hot Type: An Open Letter to Academic Publishers About Open Access]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131397/ http://chronicle.com/article/Hot-Type-An-Open-Letter-to/131397/ Dear publishers: Are you nervous? Some of you should be.

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Sun, 01 Apr 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[My Last Index]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131162/ http://chronicle.com/article/My-Last-Index/131162/ In which our narrator explains why she will hire a professional indexer for her next book.

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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 20:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Should Writers Reply to Reviewers?]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131157/ http://chronicle.com/article/Should-Writers-Reply-to/131157/ Get slammed in a book review? Take it in stride. Turn the other cheek. Then again ...

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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 00:01:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Lights, Camera, Covert Action]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/131094/ http://chronicle.com/article/Lights-Camera-Covert-Action/131094/ A new book explores the role of the CIA in TV and film.

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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 00:01:00 EST
<![CDATA[Scholarly Publishing Needs a New Model: iTunes]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/130852/ http://chronicle.com/article/Scholarly-Publishing-Needs-a/130852/ "It seems to us that the standard academic publishing model is in dire need of reform."

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Sun, 19 Feb 2012 00:01:00 EST
<![CDATA[American Jazz, Africa's Voice]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/130795/ http://chronicle.com/article/American-Jazz-Africas-Voice/130795/ A book recounts the revolutionary musical and cultural cross-rhythms between two continents in the 50s and 60s.

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Sun, 19 Feb 2012 00:01:00 EST
<![CDATA[Selected New Books on Higher Education]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/130863/ http://chronicle.com/article/Selected-New-Books-on-Higher/130863/ Selected new books on issues related to college teaching and academe.

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Sun, 19 Feb 2012 00:01:00 EST
<![CDATA[Remembering a Golden Age of Reading]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/130449/ http://chronicle.com/article/Remembering-a-Golden-Age-of/130449/ A writer recalls the magical world he discovered as a boy, which remains with him still.

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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 00:01:00 EST
<![CDATA[Choosing What Americans Choose]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/130454/ http://chronicle.com/article/Choosing-What-Americans-Choose/130454/ Two new books on how niche marketing and other forces circumscribe our lives.

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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 00:01:00 EST
<![CDATA[Selected New Books on Higher Education]]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/130419/ http://chronicle.com/article/Selected-New-Books-on-Higher/130419/ The latest books published on issues related to college teaching and academe.

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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 00:01:00 EST
<![CDATA[Siege of the 'Iliad']]> http://chronicle.com/article/article-content/130381/ http://chronicle.com/article/Siege-of-the-Iliad/130381/ Great Zeus! Why so many translations?

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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 00:01:00 EST