The writing's on the wall - Sunday Times, 26 March 2006. This article in today's Sunday Times includes the following commentary: Who are these students, you may ask. They are the supposed cream of the English educational system, students at English Universities. The article concludes: Are these conclusions the over-dramatic views of out-of-touch literary dinosaurs, anxious to preserve skills that are redundant in the 21st century? Is this a purely English phenomenon, or would such findings be mirrored in other English-speaking countries - and elsewhere?