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As main man LeVar Burton can attest, you can go twice as high if you take a look, it’s in a book. Reading, though anĀ essential skill to anyone outside politics, is also a topic of intense literary interest. Scholars across … Continue reading

Every week seems to bring more stories of the waste, misuse, cruelty, and injustice of America’s increasingly for-profit prison system. For years, the University of Illinois Press has taken a sustained interest in prisons, focusing not just on history but … Continue reading