"Real talk" about independent scholarship

Margaret DeLacy's picture

Author and editor Audra Wolf offers some sobering conclusions about life as an independent scholar/publishing professional in her article "Real Talk" from her newsletter "Never Just Science".  This link is courtesy of the H-Net "Feeding the Elephant" roundup.

She writes, " I do know that a lot of people are facing hard choices. It’s not sustainable to pretend that people with PhDs can somehow keep the profession humming along without any institutional support "