Review

Reviews of books, CDs, movies

Book Review: "Sounds Like Teen Spirit"

Aug 19, 2016

Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews Sounds Like Teen Spirit: Stolen Melodies, Ripped-off Riffs, and the Secret History of Rock and Roll by Tim English.

Book Review: "Devoured" by Sophie Egan

Aug 5, 2016

Book Review: David Delegator has a review of Sophie Egan's fascinating new book, Devoured: From Chicken Wings to Kale Smoothies--How What We Eat Defines Who We Are.

Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews Keeping Heart: A Memoir of Family Struggle, Race, and Medicine (Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Appalachia) by Otis Trotter and Joe William Trotter, Jr.

Book Review: "Switched On" By John Elder Robison

Jul 1, 2016

Book Review: Kelly Blewett reviews Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening by John Elder Robison.

Book Review: "This Is Where You Belong"

Jun 24, 2016

Book review: Kelly Blewett reviews author Melody Warrick's This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live.

Book Review: Roberta Schultz shares a review of Kentucky author Robert Gipe’s book, Trampoline: An Illustrated Novel, published by Ohio University Press.

Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews Row by Row: Talking with Kentucky Gardeners by Katherine Black, from Ohio University Press.

Website Review: Food Anthropology

Mar 11, 2016

Something different from our David Delegator: a review of the Food Anthropology website (foodanthro.com) dedicated to relating social sciences to human nutrition.

Roberta Schultz reviews The Political Thought of Henry David Thoreau: Privatism and the Practice of Philosophy by Northern Kentucky University Professor Jonathan McKenzie.

Book review: "The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia"

Jan 15, 2016

Book review: Roberta Schultz reviews The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia, edited by Gerald L. Smith, Karen Cotton McDaniel, and John A. Hardin, and published by the University Press of Kentucky.

Book Review: "Walk Till The Dogs Get Mean"

Jan 1, 2016

Roberta Schultz has a review of Walk Till the Dogs Get Mean: Meditations on the Forbidden from Contemporary Appalachia, edited by Adrian Blevins and Karen Salyer McElmurray.

Book Review: Our Kelly Blewett reviews How’s Your Faith?: An Unlikely Spiritual Journey by former newsman and Meet the Press host David Gregory.

Book Review: Suzy Favor Hamilton has led a challenging, fascinating, heartbreaking life. As she details in her new memoir, she’s been an Olympic athlete and a high-end escort, battling mental illness through it all.

Book Review: "Women Of The Mountain South"

Nov 27, 2015

Roberta Schultz has a review of Women of the Mountain South: Identity, Work and Activism, edited by Connie Park Rice and Marie Tedesco, and published by Ohio University Press.

Book Review: "Once In A Great City: A Detroit Story"

Nov 20, 2015

Kelly Blewett has a review of the new book from journalist (currently associate editor at The Washington Post) and author David Maraniss called Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story.

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