Cow CountryBook - 2015
"When a down-on-his-luck educational administrator arrives into the makeshift bus shelter of Cow Eye Junction, he finds a drought-stricken town and its community college on the precipice of institutional ruin. Struggling to navigate this strange world of bloated calf scrota, orgiastic math instruction, and onrushing regional accreditors, Charlie must devise a plan to lead Cow Eye Community College through the perils of continuous improvement to the triumphant culmination of world history. Iconoclastic, wry, and ambitiously constructed, Cow Country is Adrian Jones Pearson's most American work yet, deftly blending the lunacies of contemporary academia with the tragic consequences of new world nation-building. A must-read for anyone who has ever worked at an institution for higher education, or attempted to straddle partisan lines. This insightful novel offers a poetic requiem for the loss of our humanity -- and our humanities." -- Back cover.
Publisher: Cheyenne, WY : Cow Eye Press, 2015
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 099091500X (pbk.)
Branch Call Number: FIC PEARSON
Characteristics: 539 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm