Silly season

January 21, 2010

Anyone in any doubt that a "general culture of masculinity in the academy" persists need only look at the derision of women/feminist academics as "silly" to find a perfect illustration ("Still second-class in words and pictures", 7 January).

Carole Leathwood, London Metropolitan University and Kelly Coate, National University of Ireland, Galway (and four others).

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