DUMBARTON OAKS MEDIEVAL LIBRARY
Cover: Anonymous Old English Lives of Saints, from Harvard University PressCover: Anonymous Old English Lives of Saints in HARDCOVER

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Anonymous Old English Lives of Saints

Edited and translated by Johanna Kramer

Hugh Magennis

Robin Norris

Johanna Kramer is Associate Professor of English at the University of Missouri.

Hugh Magennis is Professor Emeritus of English at Queen’s University Belfast.

Robin Norris is Associate Professor of English at Carleton University.

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Jacket: The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, by Anthony Abraham Jack, from Harvard University Press

Book Club Spotlight: The Privileged Poor

As students around the world deliberate their options for further education, only made more challenging in a pandemic, we’re reminded that getting in is only half the battle. In The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, Anthony Abraham Jack asks how—and why—do disadvantaged students struggle at elite colleges? What can schools can do differently if these students are to thrive? As back to school season begins, we spoke to two university book clubs that read and discussed The Privileged Poor this summer.