Sages and Saints
July 25, 2014 |
"So just what are you going to do with that degree?"
If you're planning to enter university or college in a month or so, or maybe even just graduated this past spring and ar...
Protests and the Police Force
July 24, 2014 |
Although I've done it a few times, carrying a placard in a public protest really isn't my thing.
That's not to say it isn't important or can't be effective. Washington, 1963. G...
The Problem With Buzzwords
July 21, 2014 |
Man is a symbol-using (symbol-making, symbol-misusing) animal.
- Kenneth Burke, "Definition of Man"
In a piece in Th...
An Academic Farce
July 17, 2014 |
This article was originally published on the Text Patterns blog, July 3, 2014. Reprinted courtesy of the author.
Peter Conn is right about one thing: college accreditation i...