Higher Education & Literature

True Crime and Academe, (with Tom Doherty), Chronicle of Higher Education, September 24, 2012.
Spelling Matters
, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 15, 2012.
What About Ogden Nash? Baltimore Style, December 2011
Tackling Texts Alone, Chronicle of Higher Education, October 23, 2011.
The Not-So-Golden State, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 02, 2011.
Search Committee Etiquette, Inside Higher Ed, February 12, 2010
Trusting the Amateurs, Inside Higher Ed, June 22, 2009
No More Fancy Fonts, Inside Higher Ed, December 10, 2009.
Learning to Hate Learning ObjectivesChronicle of Higher Education, December 13, 2009.
Taking Comics Seriously, PopMatters, 20 March 2008
Has Reading Really Made You a Better Person? PopMatters, July 9, 2008
Nutty Professors, Chronicle of Higher Education, September 16, 2005.
Teachers’ Pets, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 09, 2004.
Sometimes Courses Can’t be ‘Enjoyable’, Chronicle of Higher Education, August 01, 2003
The Scholar Who Found a Life’s Work in Dirty Jokes, Chronicle of Higher Education, July 12 2002.