The precarity of the humanities today is symptomatic of the broader reassessment of the value and utility of the public university. This helps explain the prevalent role of humanists in the recent struggles for public education, but it now also demands from humanists a new level of institutional engagement and reflexivity about the conditions of their labor.
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Research Article| November 01 2011
Humanists and the Public University
Representations (2011) 116 (1): 1–18.
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Colleen Lye, Christopher Newfield, James Vernon; Humanists and the Public University. Representations 1 November 2011; 116 (1): 1–18. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/rep.2011.116.1.1
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