Utne Reader librarian Danielle Maestretti shares the highlights (and occasional lowlights) of what’s landing in our library each week in 'Shelf Life.'
Utne’s library is abuzz with a steady flow of 1,300 magazines, newsletters, journals, weeklies, zines, and other lively dispatches from the cultural front that are rarely found at big-box bookstores, or newsstands.
Featured in this week's episode:
- The "Jobless in America" feature in the February 23 issue of The Nation
- Dollars &Sense on "The New Political Economy of Immigration"
- The Texas Observer on Janet Napolitano and the border fence
- "Entertaining in the Recession" from Houston's My Table (not available online)
-Alpacas. That's right, Alpacas. From Radish