What Light Through Yonder Recession Breaks: English Majors Can Get Tech Jobs Too!

Rejoice, gentle readers! Paying off your student loans doesn’t have mean switching from James Joyce to Javascript–at least according to an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal by author Michael Malone. Considering Mr. Malone is responsible for the annual “Silicon Valley Goes to Oxford” conference and got his new book blurbed by venture capitalist Marc Andreessen, we’d suggest taking note.

While startups like Codecademy, Skillshare, and General Assembly rush to train job-seekers in programming languages and computer science, Mr. Malone’s piece offers a peek at the losing end of that equation: college English Departments.
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