This week on the bookish internet

  • Father Columba Stewart joins the ranks of the badass librarians by helping to save manuscripts from ISIS. (The Atlantic)
  • Daniel Pollack-Pelzner writes about the latest wave of Shakespeare revisionism. (The New Yorker)
  • Tirzah Price shares what she learned after being gifted a set of bookplates. (Book Riot)
  • Librarians are taking a stand against fake news and Trump. (The Guardian)
    • Of course, we’ve always been against fake news, but I have never seen so many syllabi and plans for classes by librarians to teach people how to recognize when they’re being manipulated by media.
  • On the fun side of things, Spencer Althouse rounded up literary tattoos from across the internet for our delectation. (Buzzfeed)

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