L.D. Burnett L.D. Burnett is a professor of history at Collin College. Read MoreRead Less Stories by this Author The Review What a Public-Information Act Request Revealed About My College President By L.D. Burnett February 16, 2021 It showed a disturbing pattern of mismanagement and deceit. Advice When My College Attacked Me, Professional Insurance Saved My Bacon By L.D. Burnett December 10, 2020 Protection against disgruntled students, dangerous colleagues, and abusive administrators. The Review Right-Wing Trolls Attacked Me. My Administration Buckled. By L.D. Burnett October 15, 2020 On the cravenness and cowardice of the corporate university. The Review The Day After By L.D. Burnett November 18, 2016 On days like these, let your students instruct. The Review Holding On to What Makes Us Human By L.D. Burnett August 7, 2016 Defending the humanities in a skills-obsessed university. The Review On Lamentations for a Lost Canon By L.D. Burnett May 10, 2016 The narrative of a purported fall from a golden age of scholarly consensus bears little relation to the actual history of American higher education.