View Larger Image What’s Wrong with the Humanities? (Bruce Cole, Public Discourse) Words of warning from the former chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities. The humanities are declining because too many humanities scholars are alienating students and the public with their opacity, triviality, and irrelevance. By Humanities Watch|2016-02-13T16:00:51+00:00February 13th, 2016|2016, Academia, February, History, Literature, News, U.S. / Canada|0 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditGoogle+TumblrPinterestVkEmail Related Posts The goldfish metric (Ida Bozzi, Corriere della sera) October 15th, 2018 | 0 Comments The meaning of medical humanities (Brandy Shillace, The Polyphony) October 12th, 2018 | 0 Comments Philosophy, AI, and the power of language (Mark Sharma, The State Press) October 10th, 2018 | 0 Comments The ghosts of Rome October 2nd, 2018 | 0 Comments Building Knowledge in the Humanities September 30th, 2018 | 0 Comments Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.