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Best to Laugh: "Poignant and laugh-out-loud funny"
Review in Star Tribune.
The Atlantic: How Racism Creeps into Medicine
Interview with Lundy Braun, author of BREATHING RACE INTO THE MACHINE.
"The rule of silence, once broken, lets all kinds of weird things bubble up."
Barbara Fister for Scandinavian Crime Fiction reviews Vidar Sundstol's ONLY THE DEAD.
Gilda Ochoa on California Edition
A Daily Dose of Architecture: Book Briefs
6 books reviewed, including ARCHITECTURE SINCE 1400 and THE FOLKLORE OF THE FREEWAY.
On teaching Plant a Pocket of Prairie
Review of the Phyllis Root/Betsy Bowen book in NC Teacher Stuff.
Life, War, Earth: "A wonderfully stimulating conceptual toolbox."
Interview with John Protevi's at NBn/New Books in Science, Technology, and Society.
'No Saints around Here' will give comfort to new caregivers
Review of Susan Toth's book in The Clermont Sun.
Exploring place, politics, and personhood with Mark Rifkin
The author of Settler Common Sense interviews with NBn/New Books in Native American Studies.
Huffington Post on Reading Writing Interfaces
Lori Emerson asks us to reconsider the inevitability and desirability of the "invisible" computer interface.
New food books celebrate the fish, fowl, and flavors of the Upper Midwest
Features LAKE SUPERIOR FLAVORS by James Norton and Becca Dilley.
Terrific review of ONLY THE DEAD in Publishers Weekly
ONLY THE DEAD is the second installment in Norwegian author Vidar Sundstøl’s Minnesota Trilogy. THE RAVENS, the third and final volume, is due out in Spring 2015.
Editor's Choice: The Essential Ellen Willis
Review in The Buffalo News.
Folklore of the Freeway is a summer reading selection
Posted in L.A. Letters on
The Feminist Spectator reviews Eating Fire: "Fascinating, insightful, and moving."
"We need to hear more stories like Cogswell’s, to remind contemporary feminist queer, trans*, and LGBTQI people that political strategies have a genealogy, a history of successes and failures worth learning from and recalling as we retool our tactics for the future."
Wild Science
"The genius of the book is that it shows us how to make a difference."
Star Tribune blogger review of PLANT A POCKET OF PRAIRIE.
Ellen Willis: Is There Still a Jewish Question? Why I’m an Anti-Anti-Zionist
Essay excerpt from THE ESSENTIAL ELLEN WILLIS in Tablet Magazine.
Gravitas: Autumn in Hell
Review of Stig Dagerman's GERMAN AUTUMN.
Mary Relindes Ellis on WTIP
The author of THE BOHEMIAN FLATS visits The Roadhouse.