Gonna join the National Association of Scholars
Gonna write reports based on YouTube comments and celebrity Instagrams.
UC Santa Cruz’s colleges have core courses that all students in a given college must take. Many of these have reading lists that fit the same pattern. In the fall term of 2007, one college core course had
just two books: City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles by Mike Davis and Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail by Ruben Martinez. The first offers what one internet reviewer called “a hardline Marxist view of Los Angeles that, by employing only simple and misguided economic analysis, does not allow for the intricacies of the city’s problems.”
And in what scholarly source was this internet reviewer writing? An Amazon customer review.