Tag Archives: graduate work

Jobs for Master’s Students??

Well, we all need them.   This post will keep you posted on any upcoming jobs for Master’s students.  Keep checking, as I will list them as they come!! Posted on Jezebel Feb 21 – So You Wanna Be Jezebel.com Intern? Check it out!

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The Best Writing Tool Ever

It’s that time of year, when grad students everywhere force themselves to vomit the contents of their brain onto paper in the most eloquent and intelligent way possible. If you’re like me, this process is painful, tedious, and more often than not soul-crushing. Don’t get me wrong, when the paper is done there IS that […]

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The Uncommon Reader

Hey fellow bookworms, I’ve got another recommendation for you: The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett. I hadn’t heard of this brilliantly hilarious novella before I read it this afternoon, as preparation for my upcoming Public Texts class on “Readers” (the people kind of readers, not the electronic stuff). I’ll be honest, usually I pick up unfamiliar […]

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Field Trip Friday 2.0

This past Friday, my alarm clock went off at the ungodly hour of 6 AM. Normally, if I’m awake before the sun is, I immediately fill with rage, attempt to break the thing that woke me up, and then go back to sleep with a vengeance. This particular morning, however, I powered through the rage and […]

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You are what you read… yes?

Ok kids, putting on my Sarah the Scholar Hat for this post, but to help keep things upbeat: This past week, I wrote an essay and presented it to my colleagues in the core course of our program (radically entitled “Public Texts”). Despite the trauma of the writing process, I actually rather enjoyed thinking about my topic. For the […]

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Originally posted on The Expendable Citizen:
I am going to be publishing a version of my lecture notes for a theory course as blog posts, because, let’s face it, the writing style for blogs is more entertaining than academic writing and it’s vastly easier to include images and video in this space than in, for…

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