Politically Queer: Social In(queer)y and the University

I think I might submit a paper…undergraduate revolt.

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Andrea Smith on the Academic Industrial Complex

I’m taking a break from writing my essay on Fanon/Arendt to post an interesting essay I read by Andrea Smith on the similarities nonprofit industrial complex and the academic industrial complex. Here’s the link:

Social-Justice Activism in the Academic Industrial Complex, Andrea Smith.

She begins by invoking Althusser and Bourdieu in their commentary in the reproduction of capitalist logic in education / the social capital of the degree:

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