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From the Web: Is the academic jobs crisis a boon to public culture?

In an essay in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Evan R. Goldstein asks whether the academic job crisis has had an unexpected positive effect on public culture by channelling young academics into more public publishing venues than cv-friendly peer-reviewed publications. He writes:



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Sofian Merabet
Pelle V. Olsen

Olsen on Merabet, 'Queer Beirut'

Sofian Merabet. Queer Beirut. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2014. 307 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-292-76096-7.

Reviewed by Pelle V. Olsen (University of Chicago) Published on H-Levant (September, 2018) Commissioned by Ghenwa Hayek (Assistant Professor, Modern Arabic Literature, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago)