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Sexism in Academe (comment)

Friends:

Courtesy of the National Coalition of Independent Scholars, below is a link to an interview of Kelly Baker by David M. Perry that appeared in Pacific Standard magazine on April 24, 2018.

Baker is the editor of Women in Higher Education and the author of four books. The most recent book is entitled Sexism Ed: Essays on Gender and Labor in Academia,

Below is an excerpt:

Change to schedule for publishing announcements (announcement)

Friends:

H-Net is revising the way it publishes announcements.  Below is the information that appears on the H-Net announcements homepage:

"Jobs, Reviews, & H-Net This Week Digests are published on Monday and distributed to Daily Digest subscribers on Tuesday morning.All other announcements are moderated as they come and are distributed to Daily Digest subscribers the following day.

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