Katie Rose Guest Pryal

Novelist, Essayist, & Freelance Academic
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Evergreen Post on the Perennial Laptop Ban Debate

Rather than write an entirely new post, I used Thread Reader to pull together a constantly-growing thread of tweets (I'm up to 20 I think at this point) that I've written on the ableist laptop bans that small-minded professors keep proposing and why they're bad for...

Farewell to a Beloved Disability Column

Three years ago, I started the column Life of the Mind Interrupted over on Chronicle Vitae to explore the ways higher education could become more humane for students, faculty, and staff with psychiatric disabilities. The column expanded over the years to encompass all...

RDU to BWI Book Selfies

Note to readers: I'm not even going to apologize for not blogging in like, months. I'm blogging now, and blogging apologias are for suckers. I'm traveling again. I like traveling, usually. It's harder, though, now that we've started homeschooling our kids. (Pause...