Alissa Quart is the author of Republic of Outsiders, Branded, and Hothouse Kids. She has written for the New York Times Magazine; O, The Oprah Magazine; and the Nation; and is the co-editor of the nonprofit Economic Hardship Reporting Project.
Adjuncts on the edge resort to helping each other.
PrecariCorps wants to draw attention to the plight of adjunct professors. But in the meantime, it's raising money to keep adjuncts well-fed and out of debt.