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The Threat to the Humanities

The Nobel Laureate J.M. Coetzee has published an open letter on the recent threats to universities and to the humanities in particular. The threat, however, is not limited to universities. As Coetzee writes: All over the world, as governments retreat from their traditional duty to foster the common good and reconceive of themselves as mere…Read more The Threat to the Humanities Posted on 8 November 2013 | 2:41 pm