Some More of my Personal Failings, to Prove that the Meritocracy Exists

Today's Post Format brought to you by Jean-Francois Lyotard and the Number "#".Today is the auspicious debut of my inspiration* William Pannapacker's latest on the Chronicle of Higher Ed.1) Digression! Last night I had a dream that my editor at the CHE emailed me to let me know that they'd changed their boilerplate contract, and…

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THANK YOU, POSTACS!

YOU GUYS! "My Academic Metamorphosis" is #1 on the Chronicle Website today! Paywall and all! 5 years since the already-abysmal academic job market cratered (nearly) to the ground, the PostAc movement has gained steam and people are interested in what PostAcs have to say.Look. I don't need a jabillion vitriolic commenters (or my partner, heh) to…