Thursday, April 19, 2018

The Daily Scholar

Measure by Measure Thursdays

Classical music reconsidered

The Comeback

Kyung Wha Chung plays Bach

Sudip Bose

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View from Rue Saint-Georges Wednesdays

The Abolition of Boredom

Idle moments are few in the digital age—and that’s okay

Thomas Chatterton Williams

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Next Line, Please Tuesdays

We Need a New Word

David Lehman

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Portrait of the Artist Mondays

Keller Jones

Planetary Allegories

Noelani Kirschner

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Asturias Days Fridays


Waiting for someone else’s bus

Clellan Coe

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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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