The Resource Written/unwritten : diversity and the hidden truths of tenure, edited by Patricia A. Matthew, (electronic resource/)

Written/unwritten : diversity and the hidden truths of tenure, edited by Patricia A. Matthew, (electronic resource/)

Label
Written/unwritten : diversity and the hidden truths of tenure
Title
Written/unwritten
Title remainder
diversity and the hidden truths of tenure
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patricia A. Matthew
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every scholar of color has a story about reappointment, tenure, or promotion that involves an issue of race. The academy may have a reputation for seeking diversity in its professoriate, but reports from faculty of color around the country make clear that departments and administrators engage in practices that range from unintentional to malignant discrimination. Stories abound of scholars--despite impressive records of publication, superlative teaching evaluations, and exemplary service to their universities--struggling on the tenure track. These stories, however, are rarely shared for public consumption. Written/unwritten reveals that faculty often face two sets of rules when applying for reappointment, tenure, and promotion: those made explicit in handbooks and faculty orientations or determined by union contracts and those that operate beneath the surface--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Dewey number
378.1/214
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
LC212.42
LC item number
W75 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Written/unwritten : diversity and the hidden truths of tenure, edited by Patricia A. Matthew, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Its not just us. This is happening everywhere: on CVs and the Michigan women -- Introduction: Minding the gap: diversity in the humanities / Patricia A. Matthew -- Responding to the call(ing): the spirituality of mentorship and community in academia: an interview with Houston Baker Jr. / Ayanna Jackson-Fowler -- Building a canon, creating dialogue: an interview with Cheryl Wall / Rashida Harrison -- Difference without grievance: Asian Americans as the almost minority / Leslie Bow -- In search of our fathers workshops / Lisa Sanchez Gonzalez -- Tenure in the contact zone: Spanish is our language too / Angie Chambram -- Colored is the new queer: queer faculty of color in the academy / Andreana Clay -- Performative testimony and the practice of dismissal / Jane Chin Davidson and Deepa S. Reddy -- Talking tenure: Dont be safe. Because there is no safety there anyway / Sarita Echavez See -- Still eating in the kitchen: the marginalization of African American faculty in majority-white academic governance / Carmen V. Harris -- Contingent diversity, contingent faculty: or, musings of a lowly adjunct / Wilson Santos, with editors notes -- Balancing the passion for activism with the demands of tenure: one professionals story from three perspectives / April L. Few-Demo, Fred P. Piercy, and Andrew J. Stremmel -- Cast your net wide: reflections on activism and community engagement when black lives matter: interviews with Ariana E. Alexander, E. Frances White, and Jennifer Williams / Patricia Matthew -- Conclusion: Tweeting diversity: race and tenure in the age of social media / Patricia A. Matthew
Control code
ocn960196518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1bnk2dq
Label
Written/unwritten : diversity and the hidden truths of tenure, edited by Patricia A. Matthew, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Its not just us. This is happening everywhere: on CVs and the Michigan women -- Introduction: Minding the gap: diversity in the humanities / Patricia A. Matthew -- Responding to the call(ing): the spirituality of mentorship and community in academia: an interview with Houston Baker Jr. / Ayanna Jackson-Fowler -- Building a canon, creating dialogue: an interview with Cheryl Wall / Rashida Harrison -- Difference without grievance: Asian Americans as the almost minority / Leslie Bow -- In search of our fathers workshops / Lisa Sanchez Gonzalez -- Tenure in the contact zone: Spanish is our language too / Angie Chambram -- Colored is the new queer: queer faculty of color in the academy / Andreana Clay -- Performative testimony and the practice of dismissal / Jane Chin Davidson and Deepa S. Reddy -- Talking tenure: Dont be safe. Because there is no safety there anyway / Sarita Echavez See -- Still eating in the kitchen: the marginalization of African American faculty in majority-white academic governance / Carmen V. Harris -- Contingent diversity, contingent faculty: or, musings of a lowly adjunct / Wilson Santos, with editors notes -- Balancing the passion for activism with the demands of tenure: one professionals story from three perspectives / April L. Few-Demo, Fred P. Piercy, and Andrew J. Stremmel -- Cast your net wide: reflections on activism and community engagement when black lives matter: interviews with Ariana E. Alexander, E. Frances White, and Jennifer Williams / Patricia Matthew -- Conclusion: Tweeting diversity: race and tenure in the age of social media / Patricia A. Matthew
Control code
ocn960196518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1bnk2dq

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