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  • n. Plural form of nonscholar.


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  • Nevertheless, this is a show that merits our attention for its focus on an intriguing 18th-century artist only at the edge of the consciousness of nonscholars.

    On the Strength of His Portraits

  • As for nonscholars, a good way to appreciate the Khmers 'distinctive style is by taking a detour into the museum's permanent collection.

    Cambodia's Bronze Mettle

  • Its seven publications, all short books written by nonscholars in Jewish studies, have served as a resource for Jewish women nationwide and have empowered lay women to reflect on Jewish sources and to create midrash and liturgy.

    Irene Fine.

  • I looked into a dozen or so and found that perhaps the best widely available collection for nonscholars is Lady with the Little Dog and Other Stories, 1896-1904: Penguin Classics 384 pp., $12, paperback, translated by Ronald Wilks, with an introduction Paul Debreczney.

    2008 May 05 « One-Minute Book Reviews

  • The result was a consensus that nonscholars shouldn't get awards in the name of the university.

    Good Scholarship Is Worth Honoring

  • Most poetry collections pose one of two problems for the casual reader: They have no commentary, now matter how inscrutable their poems may be, or they are textbooks that are full of commentary but too dry and academic to interest most nonscholars.

    2007 October 04 « One-Minute Book Reviews

  • Most anthologies raise one of two problems for the casual or occasional poetry reader: They have no commentary, now matter how inscrutable their poems may be to anyone who doesn’t have a graduate degree in English, or they are textbooks that are too high-priced or have commentary that is too academic for nonscholars.

    A Great Poetry Anthology for Casual Readers — Coming Next Week « One-Minute Book Reviews

  • That’s the one day the room is open to nonscholars, and we sometimes put out items that aren’t normally on display.

    In a Strange City


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