Category Archives: Liberal arts

When is a crisis not a crisis?

For a recent job interview, I was asked to talk about the ‘crisis in the humanities’ and what libraries can do to take advantage of the opportunities created by new technologies. I initially stopped at the phrase ‘crisis in the … Continue reading

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The real reason …

When I was fired from my job as University Librarian at Wesleyan University in August 2014, I wrote a letter to Wesleyan’s faculty. I described how the termination took place, noted that others at the University might have been similarly … Continue reading

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