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. Related 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 Bilingual benefits for children (Jenny Silverstone, MomLovesBest) January 22nd, 2019 | 0 Comments Deepening academic deficits in the digital age (Ravizza, Uitvlugt, and Fenn, Psychological Science) January 18th, 2019 | 0 Comments The science of beauty January 13th, 2019 | 0 Comments The place of the humanities in STEM (U.S. Committee on STEM Education) January 9th, 2019 | 0 Comments Why the humanities matter (The British Academy Blog) January 7th, 2019 | 0 Comments Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.