From: Van Iderstine, Carson
Date: Wednesday, 5 October 2016
Subject: Freedom to ask questions and investigate the human condition now and in the past as well as in the future.
To: Anthony James
It’s very upsetting to hear this. I hope you know that I and others have truly enjoyed your classes; they have always been very interesting, relevant, and brought to life by your excellent personality.
This is a blow to academia everywhere, and represents the loss of a critical and questioning academic environment.
I hope that you will be reinstated as a fully tenured professor with all the perks that that entails.
Again, I want to emphasize how much I enjoyed your class and the life you brought to it, and that I’m very sad to see it go. Continue reading