Indian Comics, Professor Nabokov, and Other News


On the Shelf


  • You must begin your week by looking at this list of head-scratching moments from Indian comics. 
  • “Facing him on the stage was his white-haired wife Vera, whom he identified only as ‘my course assistant.’” In Professor Nabokov’s classroom.
  • In light of the matter of Wikipedia plagiarism, Jane Goodall’s book has been postponed.
  • The very first ad for Winnie the Pooh
  • Remembering the Warner Sisters, “America’s answer to the Brontës.”