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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Malavet: The Accidental Crit III — Law Faculty Hiring, Promotion, And Tenure In The Age Of Trump

Pedro A. Malavet (Florida), The Accidental Crit III: The Unbearable Lightness of Being ... Pedro?:

This article is a narrative about law faculty hiring, promotion and tenure. It is part of my process of coming to terms with the promotion and tenure process that I endured through a type of scholarly catharsis; in this essay I review my continued presence in the legal academy from the safety of post-tenure academic life, but while immersed in the openly racist climate of the presidency of Donald Trump.

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