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academia and chill.

I will be talking at uOttawa's English Department Graduate Students Association Winter 2019 Works in Progress Talk on February 12, 2019. I will be talking about my ongoing project, Academia and Chill: A Tinder Experiment. These are the screenshots I will be referencing.      

notes for thesis defence.

On December 13th 2018 at 5:00 pm, I'll be defending my thesis. Instead of organizing all of my talking points and  visuals and audio files as a PowerPoint, I decided to do so in a blog post. This way all the information is readily accessible to me and anyone attending (in-person…

thesis writing practice part 2: photos.

While writing my thesis, I found myself curating photos. I didn't really have a specific reason or system. It was something new to my writing practice, and it helped me sort through my ideas.  I found myself curating images that focused on architecture, curved lines, lighting, technology, and concrete or raw…

thesis writing practice part 1: a playlist.

In less than a week, I'll be defending my thesis. I got the comments back from my examiners earlier this week and the defence date (December 13th 2018). Prepping for my defence has led me to think about my writing practice and my time in academia.   Dancing and writing have always…