The Racism False Equivalence Strikes Again

The Racism False Equivalence Strikes Again

:: In this case, a professor wasn’t fired because of reverse racism. She was fired because of plain old regular racism. I follow Bomani Jones on Twitter (and you should too), and this morning his feed alerted me to a news story about the firing of a Black,...
On Teaching Creative Writing, and Barns

On Teaching Creative Writing, and Barns

:: Moral of the story: Life is totally unfair and keep writing anyway. Many of you know that I left full-time academia a few years ago. Update: I’m teaching again, this time a creative writing workshop course I got to design from scratch, for the extension...
Introducing: #EditQs Twitter Chat

Introducing: #EditQs Twitter Chat

:: We talked about how writing—and editing—are often private, if not lonely, activities. Update 5/18/2018: We’ve closed the #EditQs Twitter Chat. But stay in touch with me and Lisa about your editing questions. Information below.  Why #EditQs Chat? As many of...