Mark Athitakis

Barnes & Noble: A Tribute
What the reviled chain did for literary culture
February 04, 2013

Allow me a moment to sing the praises of Waldenbooks—yes, Waldenbooks, the Borders subsidiary that privileged grab-and-go buying ahead of casual browsing.

The Literary Insecurities of Washington, D.C.
January 15, 2013

The Post's list of D.C.'s best books "has the ungainly feel of trying too hard and protesting too much."

How College Bookstores are Killing College Bookstores
August 21, 2012

Why we shouldn’t mourn the decline of the campus bookseller