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The Dark Days of Higher Education are Here

Academic bureaucracy is behind the rise of a new anti-classics movement.

”You can care about certain scholars, students, material culture, and texts within a field and still want that field to be dismantled and burned so that those elements can be truly saved…

  • Sumantra Maitra
  • The National Interest

The reason, she explained, is purely to destroy the “privileging” of Latin and Greek in classics.

“I would just like to make it a global antiquity department and to rename it while abandoning Latin and Greek as its core basis.

I am not proposing firing people in the least.

Quite the opposite.

Expanding, combining, and…

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