I’m writing this blog post on a train back from St Andrews, where I have just spent a wonderful few… Read more Surviving Academic Conferences as an Introvert
Thought I’d repost the CfP for the conference I’m helping to organise here! Difference: Fascination, Fear and Foreignness University of… Read more Difference Conference 2016 – CfP
On Monday, I went along to a ‘workshop’ for third year undergraduates as they start to think about their dissertations.… Read more The Not-so-Dreaded Dissertation
This summer, I went on a family holiday to Whitby, where we spent a week exploring the home of Dracula,… Read more Hild: Woman worthy?
When I went to the SGSAH (Scottish Graduate School of Arts and Humanities) induction in Edinburgh at the beginning of… Read more Why nuns?
It’s been a while since I posted anything in this blog, but now that the PhD has officially begun I… Read more ‘Baby academic’ – Imposter syndrome and getting started!
Some background for those of you who haven’t heard the Ripper Museum controversy: Planning permission was granted for a museum… Read more #RipperMuseum