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I have never felt like less of a political theorist, and I have never cared less about that fact.
If you can’t concentrate on research because it looks pointless in light of contemporary events, it may be time to look differently at different things.
Most works in academic theory express an exquisitely developed, unbelievably parochial point of view.
Anti-postmodernism is also a fad.
You’re a first world academic doing an ethnography of third world “subjects.” We get it. Now get on with it.
Each one cries out “look how clever I am.”
I got through the gate, but I’m unfortunately not through with gatekeepers.
There is every difference between a flawed, yet benign institution and a decent, yet malign institution.