Table of contents for Faculty towers : the academic novel and its discontents / Elaine Showalter.

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    Introduction: What I Read and What I Read For     1

chapter 1
    The Fifties: Ivory Towers                        14
chapter 2
    The Sixties: Tribal Towers                       34
chapter 3
    The Seventies: Glass Towers                      49
chapter 4
    The Eighties: Feminist Towers                    68
chapter 5
    The Nineties: Tenured Towers                     87
chapter 6
    Into the Twenty-First Century: Tragic Towers    100

    Conclusion                                      118

    Notes                                           125

    Bibliography of Academic Novels                 133
    Index                                           137
    Acknowledgments                                 143


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: College stories, English History and criticism, College stories, American History and criticism, English-speaking countries Intellectual life, Teacher-student relationships in literature, Universities and colleges in literature, Education, Higher, in literature, College teachers in literature, College students in literature