Knowledge is and will be produced in order to be sold, it is and will be consumed in order to be valorized in a new production: in both cases, the goal is exchange. Knowledge ceases to be an end in itself, it loses its "use-value." -- Jean-Francois Lyotard, The Postmodern Condition
Rob Budde teaches creative writing, postcolonial literature, and Canadian literature in the English Program at UNBC . He has published poetry, novels, interviews, short fiction, and essays on Canadian literature, postcolonial literature, and Northern BC literature.