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William Deresiewicz on Excellent Sheep

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William Deresiewicz

on his new book Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life.

For an excerpt from his book, please read his recent New Republic article, "Don't Send Your Kid to the Ivy League."


Homi K. Bhabha
Director of the Mahindra Humanities Center


Amanda Claybaugh
Professor of English, Harvard University

Nathaniel Donahue
Harvard College '15

Fawwaz Habbal
Executive Dean for Education and Research, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Rakesh Khurana
Dean of Harvard College

Camille Owens
Harvard College '13

Diana Sorensen
Dean for the Arts and Humanities, Harvard University

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