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The Best Non-Fiction of 2010
23 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
PopMatters' writers (a margin-friendly, iconoclastic bunch, for the most part) cast their nets far beyond the world of culture-production to capture some of the best non-fiction books published in 2010.
Ammon Shea Is Not In the Phone Book, But He Read It, Cover to Cover
1 Feb 2011 // 4:00 PM
I’ve finally met somebody who possibly loves books more than I do, and certainly knows more about them.
If 'Bad English' Gets Your Dander Up, You Should Read Ammon Shea's Latest
13 Aug 2015 // 2:00 AM
Sticklers, scolds, and prescriptivists beware: you aren't as smart as you think you are.
Reading the OED by Ammon Shea
25 Nov 2008 // 4:00 PM
From suffering splitting headaches to experiencing a sudden episode of hysterical blindness, where everything turns gray for a few hours, Shea experiences every possible emotion and heath concern while “eating the alphabet”.