McClennen delivers the 2013 Peace Perspectives Lecture at the University of Missouri as part of the Chancellor’s Distinguished Speaker Series. Details on the event here.
Sophia McClennen and Remy Maisel have just received a book contract from Palgrave to write a new book: Is Satire Saving Our Nation? Mockery and American Politics. More details on its release soon.
Daniel Mallinson reviews Colbert’s America: Satire and Democracy for WPSU, our local NPR affiliate. Listen in here.
Alexandra Schultheis Moore and I have just received a contract to edit the Routledge Companion to Human Rights and Literature. The volume will have approximately 50 essays and will be framed as a must-have volume for those interested in the field. See other volumes in the series here.
Penn State Live covers Colbert’s America.
Listen to this interview with Eleanor Hall from ABC News (AU) on Colbert’s America and US democracy.
Alexander Heffner writes “Colbert’s America is a book for citizens of every creed who believe we are all entrusted with piloting American democracy.”
Peter Bart from Variety on Colbert’s new book and mine.