Freelance Academic Manifesto

So, what does it mean to be a freelance academic? From my first post on this topic: To be a Freelance Academic is to recognize this bifurcation that we contingent professors face, and then to try to mend it. So, on the note of “mending,” here are some...

On New Leaves and Networking

It’s been over a month since I posted last, but I refuse to fall into that overdone genre, the blog apologia. Instead I will give a brief update on the first month of living and working as a freelance academic. By way of overview, I can tell you that this first...