Faculty towers

the academic novel and its discontents by Elaine Showalter

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia, PA

Written in English
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StatementElaine Showalter.
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The Physical Object
Pagination143 p. ;
Number of Pages143
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ISBN 100812238508

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I have been a character in academic fiction at least twice, Elaine /5(4). If I ever write an academic novel myself it will be called "Barchester University." The title of this book, Faculty Towers, is an amalgam of Barchester and the classic British TV sitcom of the dysfunctional and manic provincial hotel, Fawlty Towers, and its irascible manager, Basil Fawlty.

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In Faculty Towers, Showalter takes a personal look at the ways novels about the academy have charted changes in the university and society since With her readings of C. Snow's idealized world of Cambridge dons, the globe-trotting antics of David Lodge's Morris Zapp, the sleuthing Kate Fansler in Amanda Cross's best-selling mystery /5(5).

Fawlty Towers is a British television sitcom written by John Cleese and Connie Booth and broadcast on BBC2 in and Two series of six episodes each were made. The show was ranked first on a list of the Greatest British Television Programmes drawn up by the British Film Institute inand in it was named the "greatest ever British TV sitcom" by No.

of episodes: 12 (list of episodes). The book selects some half dozen "Professorromans" for each of six decades, providing brief critical commentary and literary analysis, crisp lists of dramatis personae, sharply selected quotations, and efficient plot summaries.

The summarizing assessments of each decade are varied, accurate, and suggestive: "In the s, as academic novels. Get this from a library.

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Toxic Ivory Towers is the first book to take a look at the institutional factors impacting the ability of URM faculty to be successful at their jobs, and to flourish in academia. The book captures not only how various dimensions of identity inequality are expressed in the academy and how these social statuses influence the health and well-being Brand: Rutgers University Press.

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Elaine Showalter (born Janu ) is an American literary critic, feminist, and writer on cultural and social is one of the founders of feminist literary criticism in United States academia, developing the concept and practice of gynocritics, a term describing the study of "women as writers".

Best known in academic and popular cultural fields, she has written and Born: Elaine Cottler, Janu (age.

For all three, the structure of higher education makes for weak governance. One consequence of weak governance is that the faculty winds up dominating policy questions. Unfortunately, observe the authors, “There is a conflict of interest between faculty’s personal interests and the college’s long-term interests.”.

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Mrs. Towers began her editorial career at Time magazine, was a founding editor of Vanity Fair and of the weekly magazine Seven Days, which won a National Magazine Award for General Excellence.

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Gillespie, professor of American studies at Rutgers University, began researching his book, "Twin. The Office of Equity and Inclusion will be hosting Ruth Zambrana for a public talk titled “Toxic Ivory Towers: Consequences of Work Stress on Underrepresented Faculty” Thursday, April 4 at 4 p.m.

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