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Professions: Conversations on the Future of Literary and Cultural Studies

Professions: Conversations on the Future of Literary and Cultural Studies

by Donald E. Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0252069617

ISBN-13: 9780252069611

Pub. Date: 06/28/2001

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Sometimes playful, always provocative, Professions is a collection of searching and candid conversations--ranging from dialogues to tongue-in-cheek diatribes--on the issues that face literary and cultural critics today.

This volume bares professional concerns, relationships, ambitions, and insecurities about working in academe. Professions provides

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Sometimes playful, always provocative, Professions is a collection of searching and candid conversations--ranging from dialogues to tongue-in-cheek diatribes--on the issues that face literary and cultural critics today.

This volume bares professional concerns, relationships, ambitions, and insecurities about working in academe. Professions provides hard-to-get insider information for students contemplating an academic career. It also challenges professional scholars to retrieve the intellectual curiosity that drew them to scholarship in the first place while demonstrating how disagreement on controversial issues can be conducted with respect, good humor, and an open mind.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252069611
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
06/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.60(d)

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