"the nightmare narrative being spun by the... →
Lots of food for thought in this blog post from Eric Hellman.
1. Never use a metaphor, simile, or other figure of speech which you are used to...– After David Ogilvy’s now-infamous 10 tips on writing and Henry Miller’s 11 commandments of writing, here comes a list of rules for writers from George Orwell circa 1946. (via explore-blog)
The Endangered scholarly book review? →
This article in The Chronicle gives a good overview of the place and importance of book reviews within the humanities research community.