In defence of writing book reviews

In this feature essay, David Beer argues that reviewing allows us to put collective knowledge ahead of individualised contributions.  This piece was originally published on the Times Higher Education blog. Photo by vnwayne fan on Unsplash I recently read Benoît Peeters’ fantastic biography of Jacques Derrida. Looking back upon the working practices of Derrida and his contemporaries, one thing is … Continue reading In defence of writing book reviews