Carol Iannone

Carol Iannone writes on literature and culture.

Carol Iannone writes on literature and culture.

Preferences for Asians

Yet another intriguing aspect of Ben Foster’s article, “Affirmative Action Hiring at the University of Louisville: A Case Study,” at the NAS website is that Asians can be recipients of ...

Thou Shalt Kill Thyself?

A video of a debate at Harvard University is circulating showing a black student calling on white students to commit suicide because of their “white privilege.” Only a small part of ...

Comfortable Conservatives?

In the same article in which Jon A. Shields and Joshua M. Dunn Sr. try to debunk the idea that the American campus is unfriendly to conservatives, they admit that ...

See the Movie and, Yes, Read the Book

Fans of Seinfeld will recall the memorable episode in which the indolent George sets out for some self-improvement by joining a book club. Unfortunately, and predictably, he fails to read ...

Why Not De-Politicize All Disciplines?

At the annual meeting of the American Historical Association held in January, members considered a resolution against Israel proposed by a group within the Association, Historians against War. The resolution condemned ...