The essays in this ⁦⁩ roundtable on Desch’s Cult of the Irrelevant are excellent. But as ⁦⁩ implies in her terrific contribution, the exciting feature of our field is the cult of the relevant among younger scholars
I read this entire book review roundtable of 's latest...and realised, that nothing is more powerful than entrenched interests and to defend that, people would deliberately misread/seek to negate genuine good-faith course-corrections and critiques.