Episode 69

Brain Smart: Common Core and The Downfall of the Humanities ft. Catherine Liu


December 14th, 2021

1 hr 5 mins 41 secs

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About this Episode

Professor of film and media studies and author of Virtue Hoarders: The Case Against the Professional Managerial Class, Catherine Liu joins Emmet to talk about the death of the humanities in higher ed, the meritocratic nightmare of Common Core, why the humanities are important, the HRification of everything, and more!

The Apotheosis of the Professional Class by Catherine Liu, Catalyst.

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Closing Song: Shimmering Neck by Landowner.