By Émile Zola
"Je suis un libre écrivain qui n'a european qu'une ardour dans sa vie, celle de l. a. vérité, qui s'est battu pour elle sur tous les champs de bataille. (...) j'ai servi mon will pay par los angeles plume, de tout mon braveness, de toute ma strength de travail et de bonne foi." Homme passionné, indigné par l'injustice et le mensonge, engagé dans des combats décisifs, Zola a écrit des centaines d'articles où se déploient une verve polémique, une éloquence de tribun, les valeurs les plus hautes. Ils méritent d'être connus.
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The other half was practical, and took the form of some recorded interviews, which you then went over – and picked to pieces – with instructors and fellow victims. It was humiliating, but extraordinarily helpful. ’ the instructor asked after we’d listened to me discussing the benefits of Latin. A fair cop, I thought. There wasn’t one. I don’t imagine that I shall be following all the rules we were given. Honestly, I can’t see me in the recommended pastel colours and trim jackets, even if they are flattering in front of the camera.
I can hardly wait to watch. 53 54 What are academics for? 18 July 2006 Because we have very few fixed hours of work, university teachers are often assumed to have loads of free time. People see us taking retail therapy on a Tuesday morning or having a long lunch, and they tend to forget that all our weekend and most of the night was spent in the library. Not great for family life, as most partners of academics complain. This makes us easy prey to all kinds of demands from those who think that we can easily give some of that ‘free time’ to them.
When I was pregnant with child number one, I was the ‘meetings secretary’ of the University classical society, the Cambridge Philological Society. This involved attending meetings three times a term and, in Victorian style, reading out the minutes of the last meeting. (‘Professor X read a paper on “The digamma in archaic poetry”’ or whatever). With ludicrous heroism, and loathsome self-advertisement, I turned out to do this chore less than a week after the baby was born. 39 Never was I going to let the guys say that giving birth interfered with duties to my subject.