Here it is, our regular Friday diet of suggested readings for the weekend:
A deconstruction of the history of deconstruction (with a rather oblique and questionable defense of Derrida).
Three values of the humanities: they make for a better life, are useful for employment, can help save the world.
The unmasking of Elena Ferrante is a blow to the silly idea of cultural appropriation.
Did the Marquis de Sade anticipate contemporary office dynamics?