Academic Avenger No. 6: Spring Break

The Academic Avenger is doing some A/B testing this week to find out what his supporters need. So there are two versions of the Avenger’s Spring Break Edition: one ends on a cheerful note (Version A) and the other on

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Academic Avenger No. 5: The Trial

Today’s adventure was brought to you by Franz Kafka’s The Trial a Slate article about an upcoming Franz Kafka video game a fine example of gallows humor in “Twelve Fixed, Eternal Commandments for Academic Job Candidates“ a blog post about a

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Academic Avenger No. 4: Supergeil feat. Avenger

Friedrich Liechtenstein‘s recent “Supergeil,” a promotional video for German supermarket chain EDEKA that’s a re-make of Liechtenstein’s year-old “Supergeil,” has been featured on BuzzFeed and received the Schuman treatment on Slate. Now that the “Supergeil” virus has run its course, it’s

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Academic Avenger No. 3: Avenger vs. the Impostor

This time it’s personal as the Academic Avenger fights his most formidable foe. They first met in grad school and have been battling each other ever since. Who will vanquish whom? And can one live without the other? Like the

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Academic Avenger No. 2: Visit Evanston

The Academic Avenger’s latest mission is based on an article by Rebecca Schuman published Feb. 5 on Slate.com. If you don’t follow her yet on Twitter or Facebook, you probably should! Like the Academic Avenger on Facebook or follow him on

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Academic Avenger No. 1: Exploitation Apologists

A recent NPR piece on the prevalent use (and abuse) of adjunct instructors in academia inspired this comic strip. Like the Academic Avenger on Facebook or follow him on Twitter to hear about new episodes. Academic Avenger by http://academicavenger.com is licensed

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