Inequality, Immigration, & Eloquent Rage | Nonfiction Previews, Feb. 2018

Austen, Ben. High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing. Harper. Feb. 2018. 400p. ISBN 9780062235060. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062235084. SOCIAL SCIENCE/POVERTY Built in 1940s Chicago, the Cabrini-Green public housing project eventually encompassed a population of 20,000 shoved into 23 towers on 70 acres near the city’s classiest real estate. Since razed, it became […]

Family Fables & Failures | Memoir

Families and the emotional fallout thereof dominate this month’s memoir column.

Nonfiction on Misfortune in History, Archiving, the U.S./Mexico Border, the Bible | Xpress Reviews

A daily dose of entertainment on misfortune in history that may spark interests to be pursued elsewhere, anyone with responsibility for processing archival collections will value Santamaria’s book, a beginner’s guide to the Bible for Christians