Teaching Philosophy

Teaching Philosophy

:: He really hit his pace when we got to Wallace Stevens. “This isn’t some stiff telling you what happened at the dance,” he said about “Life is Motion.” “You’re there, your human spirit merges with the human spirit in the poem.” As academics we have to write this...
The Super Bowl of White Male Privilege

The Super Bowl of White Male Privilege

This is all I could think about last night while watching the Super Bowl. I’m sure I’m not the only one. (Heads up: No mention of the half-time show follows because that would take an entire post in and of itself. Plus this is about white male privilege....
News, The

News, The

:: I don’t even know how to write a blog post in our present news cycle. I have been participating in public discourse on Twitter. (That’s probably an understatement.) And I’ve been working hard on a series of articles on campus rape (assigned to me...