Katie’s Blog: Essays, News, Marginalia
:: White liberals love Colbert. He’s their hero. Colbert (and others like him) is white liberals’ modern-day Atticus Finch. He’s a screen-based liberal hero who makes white liberals feel good about themselves by taking down easy conservative and right-wing targets.
:: Given our precariousness and our responsibilities, what is our responsibility as adjunct intellectuals?
:: Why haven’t I been blogging? Fear.
:: Since NTTs are no less driven or intelligent or educated than their tenure-track colleagues, what do we do with our creative energies?
:: How do we teach our law students to prioritize alternative sources of knowledge? To prioritize "vernacular thought, theory, community, maps, places, intuitions"? This seems to me to be a critical lawyering skill, at the intersection of client counseling,...
:: Michelle Alexander: “My great crime was imagining that there was a path to racial justice that didn’t include those we view as guilty.”