Kierkegaard on Assistant Professors

“Yes, you assistant professor, of all the loathsome inhumans the most loathsome….” “A ludicrous sullenness and paragraph-pomposity that give an assistant professor a remarkable likeness to a Holberg bookkeeper are called earnestness by assistant professors….” “When an assistant professor, every time his coattails reminds him to say something, says de omnibus dubitandum est [everything must… Continue reading Kierkegaard on Assistant Professors