@ Your Library: Banned books week: Hitler’s ‘Mein Kampf’

October 5, 20110

Last week was banned books week, and while most books displayed at the Consortium’s entrance have great literary merit—A Clockwork…

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@ your library: The Yoko Ono of poetry

August 23, 20110

Ted Hughes is perhaps best known for being the husband of Sylvia Plath. He’s sort of the Yoko Ono of…

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@ your library: “J.B.” by Archibald MacLeish

August 9, 20110

Too bad Shakespeare rarely used stage directions. They can be quite enjoyable for people whose only contact with a play…

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@ your library: suicide

July 26, 20110

Like many academic titles before, Dr. Robert Edgerton’s latest work, “A Comparative Survey of Suicide: Scandinavia, Asia, Africa, United States,”…

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@ your library: Israel is in Sitka

June 28, 20110

Of course the Jewish State is set up elsewhere. But people still wonder what if. “The Yiddish Policemen’s Union” is…

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