Category Archives: letters of support

Balibar et al: open letter to the Board of Governors (for NYRB)

The following letter has been sent to the New York Review of Books for publication: June 4, 2010 Board of Governors Middlesex University in London The Burroughs London NW4 4BT An Open Letter to the Board of Governors We, the … Continue reading

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University of Cambridge, Faculty of Philosophy

Sunday, 30th May 2010 Professor Michael Driscoll, Vice-Chancellor of the University; Professor Waqar Ahmad, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Enterprise; Professor Margaret House, Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic; and Professor Ed Esche, Dean of the School of Arts & Education, The members … Continue reading

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University of Sussex, Department of Philosophy

Dear Member of the Board of Governors, We are writing to express our shock at the decision to suspend two Professors of Philosophy.  This seems an extraordinary way to treat distinguished colleagues, and is bound to damage the University’s academic … Continue reading

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UCU (London and the East)

To the Vice Chancellor of Middlesex University To the Board of Governors of Middlesex University 27 May 2010 We are writing to protest at the decision to close the Philosophy Department at the Middlesex University on the grounds that it … Continue reading

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Alenka Zupancic letter

Board of Governors Middlesex University in London The Burroughs …London NW4 4BT Sirs, the decision taken by your board to suspend students and staff at Middlesex for their legitimate attempt to reverse the utterly unjustified closure of the philosophy department … Continue reading

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Hobart and William Smith Colleges, faculty

Dean Esche and Board of Governors Middlesex University The Burroughs London NW4 4BT May 27, 2010 Dear Dean Esche and Board of Governors, We write to condemn the suspension of Professor Peter Osborne, Professor Peter Hallward, Dr. Christian Kerslake, and … Continue reading

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University of Essex, Ideology and Discourse Analysis

Colchester, 29 May 2010 Letter of support to the “save Middlesex Philosophy” campaign We the undersigned would like to express our support and solidarity for the members of staff and students of the Philosophy programmes at Middlesex University, as well … Continue reading

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