Academia in Literature

Novels set in academia that focus on the intricacies of the institution, not merely that use it as a background. Professorial or administrative both permissible.
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Kc Wilson For those wanting a counterpart from Arabic writing (in translation): Radwa Ashour, "Specters" (translated by Barbara Romaine). Interlink Publishers, 2011. Weaves across the lives of two Egyptian women academics, one (bearing the novelist's own name) is an historian, the other a literature scholar.


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