The Post this morning has a fascinating portrait of Elena Kagan that helps fill-in the picture of this so far opaque nominee. The profile of Kagan also serves as a portrait of the parochial world of the contemporary liberal academy, although one wishes the authors had focused more on how that milieu is not just socially narrow but intellectually too.
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