Profession. 2012 / editor, Rosemary G. Feal ; managing editor, Carol Zuses.


  • ISBN: 9781603291460
  • ISBN: 1603291466
  • Description: iii, 297 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Modern Language Association of America, 2012.

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General Note: Cover title.
Includes retrospective section of articles published in previous issues of Profession. The first six articles are from the MLA Presidential forum, Language, Literature, Learning.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Note: Introduction / Russell A. Berman -- Unlearning / Jack Halberstam -- Of degraded talk, digital tongues, and a commitment to care / Imani Perry -- Teaching literature and the bitter truth about Starbucks / Christopher Freeburg -- Dreaming in foreign tongues / B. Venkat Mani -- Reading (and writing) online, rather than on the decline / Kathleen Fitzpatrick --
1977, An arrogant proposal : a new use for the dyshumanities / Wayne C. Booth -- 1978, The future of foreign language study in American colleges and universities / James A. CastaƱeda -- 1981, Women, men, theories, and literature / Carolyn G. Heilbrun -- 1983, Erosion in the humanities : blowing the dust from our eyes / Helene Moglen --1986, Taking cover in coverage / Gerald Graff -- 1987, The missing link in vision and governance : foreign language acquisition research / Claire J. Kramsch -- 1991, Skinside inside : the national literature major versus comparative literature / Judith Ryan -- 1992, Pluralism and its discontents / Henry Louis Gates Jr. -- 1993, The real trouble / George Levine -- 1994, No openings at this time : job market collapse and graduate education / Erik D. Curren -- 1995, Speculating about the labor market for academic humanists : "once more unto the breach" / Jack H. Schuster -- 1996, Preprofessionalism : what graduate students want / John Guillory -- 1997, Bypassing the traditional leadership : who's minding the store? / Dorothy James -- 1998, The way we work now / Mara Holt and Leon Anderson -- 1999, Knowledge in the age of knowledge work / Alan Liu -- 2002, The cultural turn in foreign language departments : challenge and opportunity / Heidi Byrnes -- 2003, Building a new public idea about language / Mary Louise Pratt -- 2004, The publishing crisis and tenure criteria : an issue for research universities? / Phillip Lewis -- 2005, On linguistic human rights and the United States "foreign" language crisis / Domna C. Stanton -- 2009, Ending the budget wars : funding the humanities during a crisis in higher education / Christopher Newfield -- 2011, Undergraduate education : cash cow or core competency / Reed Way Dasenbrock.
Subject: Language and education.
Literature > Study and teaching.
Feal, Rosemary Geisdorfer. (Added Author). Zuses, Carol. (Added Author).