Sunday, March 18, 2018

The Daily Scholar

Deep in the Heart Fridays

On Fridays, a journalist ponders where he’s been, where he is, and where he’s going.


When experience counts for more than a credential

Dennis Covington

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Measure by Measure Thursdays

Who Was Laura Valborg Aulin?

A glimpse at the composer of a grand, serious—and forgotten—masterpiece

Sudip Bose

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View from Rue Saint-Georges Wednesdays

Keep Your Enemies Close

And they just might become your friends

Thomas Chatterton Williams

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Next Line, Please Tuesdays

Six Ways Forward

David Lehman

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Portrait of the Artist Mondays

Karen Kinder

Bucolic Bovines

Noelani Kirschner

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Dive into the Daily Scholar archives


Conjoined Terms

Sometimes your lingo needs a little mojo

Ralph Keyes

Current Issue

Cover Story

A Vacuum at the Center

How a demagogue resembles a typhoon, and why it matters to the future of the republic

W. Robert Connor

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Book Reviews

Shadow Warriors

After 9/11, what happened when the gloves came off?

Karen J. Greenberg

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Works in Progress

Rivers Run Through Us

Six questions on the future of our waterways

Martin Doyle

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Tuning Up

Haste Makes Waste

Which figures of speech will survive, and which will vanish?

Edward Hoagland

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Works in Progress

The Color of Faith

The beatification of black saints

Elyse Graham

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