When I originally started this blog, I had envisioned sharing intimate details of my scholarly journey with readers. Transparency is important to me in many aspects of my life. Sharing […]
This semester has been an exercise in figuring out what feminism means to me. Part of that has been reading feminist theory within my discipline; I am taking a Feminism […]
Today on Facebook, someone shared an article by People on a friend’s wall. I want to say up front that I have so many feelings and thoughts about this, as a […]
Last week I attended PCA/ACA’s national conference in New Orleans. It’s the biggest conference I’ve been to yet, although I went to the international Social Media & Society in September […]
I’ve had a couple of posts talking about the anxiety of being a graduate student lately. While those are certainly true, there are many upsides to being a graduate student […]
Academic Anxiety is a hydra. Therefore, you must be Hagrid. Play the hydra some music and name it something like “Cuddles.” h/t Rebecca Robinson for the analogy.
I am lucky enough to have an amazing group of women who all support one another in this grad school endeavor. We’re all at various stages of our PhD programs; […]