Pearl S. Buck Plagiarism Exposed

Much credit is due the blogger at this site (Suzan Abrams) for publicizing the plagiarism of some Pearl S. Buck short stories. I haven't dug into it so visit that site for details. Hopefully the story will gather steam.


Education by Proxy; Essays For Sale

There's nothing new about students purchasing essays on line but this in-depth overview traces purchases by U.S. students to the Philippines and thence to the Ukraine...


Cooking the Books

The husband of the author of a heart-wrenching autobiography supposedly written by a 14-year-old boy has now faked services rendered as a psychologist. The deeper you dig into this story the more sordid and strange it becomes. I will have to look into it for a LiteratEye column.