click here to see a number of short letters to the nyt in response to thomas l. friedman’s mooc manifesto, including one (scroll down) from modern language association president marianne hirsh (as well as a couple of college presidents and, the most eye-grabbing name for a fan of british fin de siècle literature and culture like myself, margaret stetz!).
my title was meant to invoke films like mothra vs godzilla, though i was toying with others such as invasion of the student body snatchers, etc. if you’re looking for some fun of your own along these lines, have at the pulp-o-mizer, where you can make your own mooc meme! (thanks to old mdub pal michael bibler for 1st calling my attn to this excellent procrastination tool!)