Academics

Posts about academic topics


Where is Community-based Archaeology 1

Part of my dissertation project involves building a database of community-based archaeology products, anything which resulted from a project where restructuring power relationships in the research encounter was a goal.¬†I started with a database of broader public archaeology references and am now combing systematically through¬†publications, conference proceedings, and¬†the like for […]


Surviving doctoral exams

A friend of mine is taking her doctoral exams soon and asked for advice. I told her I’d write a blog post with what worked for me. The truth is, all you need is to put yourself in turbo like you have every finals week since beginning graduate school. But […]


#acwrimo goals

I suppose this is when I give up after 3 days trying to avoid committing myself to Academic Writing Month and establish some goals for myself. I can’t resist! (That and I am unlikely to benefit at all from ‘no shave november’ or ‘novel writing month’ since I have neither […]