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Book: While Herding Cats

This week’s campus novel is “While Herding Cats” by A.C. Roberts. Set in the 1980s, the book tells the story of Richard, a thirty-five year old lecturer in law at the fictional Foxton University,...

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Book: Changing Places

Changing Places is the first of three “campus” novels written by¬†Emeritus Professor of English Literature, David Lodge. Set in 1969, the story line focuses on two very different academics: one more reserved, less distinguished...

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Book: A Tenured Professor

A Tenured Professor is a novel published by Harvard Economist John Kenneth Galbraith in 1990, just a year or so after the Berlin Wall came down and while the Cold War became less cool,...

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Book: Campus Conspiracy

You can tell I’m a little behind in my reading list when I’ve finally started to read a book originally published in 2006. “A Campus Conspiracy” is a satiric look at modern university life...