Sarah Vowell Explores American History With One Foot Firmly in the Land of Humor
13 Jan 2016 // 3:00 AM
Part travelogue, part historical narrative, and every bit a statement on post-Obama politics, Lafayette in the Somewhat United States is an interesting work that serves multiple purposes.
The Wordy Shipmates by Sarah Vowell
23 Oct 2008 // 6:00 PM
American Exceptionalism has the potential to spur great innovation and bring about profound change, yet it can also be a destructive, insular force that pits the country against those who dare question its authority.