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Inequity in the Academy; (S)he’s Leaving Home

Tim Burke’s response to Erin O’Connor’s post on leaving academia.
AcademyGirl’s point-by-point response to Burke.
Apartment 401 on being out, Wolfangel on getting an MA and getting out, Mister BS on his last class.
Thoughtful comments at Caveat Lector on the “ethics of work” in the academy, with a pointer to the Invisible Adjunct thread on jobs and working conditions in the humanities.
Eugene Volokh on “academic Calvinism” (via Crooked Timber).
David Lodge, in the Guardian, on Nabokov’s Pnin (via Crooked Timber).

LinkMay 10, 2004 in Academic Affairs