I took this summer off. As in, really took it off. I didn’t teach, I didn’t write, I didn’t really do research, I didn’t do course prep. I took the summer off. In part, this was a post-graduate school, post-first year in a full-time job recovery strategy. Last summer
In my last post for this year’s Day of DH, I blogged about an article I read recently in the context of a current project. I am working on a multifaceted project about the opportunities for feminist teaching and pedagogy in new forms of writing and in online spaces.
UPDATE: After writing this post last week, yet another example–one that dovetails with my other interest, technology–came to light. Adria Richards, an employee of SendGrid, was fired from her job after hackers took down her company’s website because she had the guts to report jokes as sexist at a
I think I’m finally over the disgust with my dissertation that seems naturally to follow from working so closely with it for two years and having to defend it to my committee. I’m looking at it again and realizing that I did say a handful of smart things that