Film Professor Jennifer Ruth Signs Book Contract with Johns Hopkins University Press

Professor Jennifer Ruth signs book contract with Johns Hopkins University Press for Cancel Classes: Social Justice and the Future of Academic Freedom, co-authored with Michael Bérubé, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of Literature at Pennsylvania State University. Cancel Classes will investigate whether developments over the last two decades – the erosion of tenure, the rise of social media, the resurgence of white supremacism – necessitate a new conception of academic freedom.