Adjuncts, white collar workers, and confederate flag wavers (Week in Review)

The paltry pay and precarious life of the adjunct university professor adds up. See Russ Bergos’ description here. — Unlike the US, Iceland jailed its bankers for white collar crime. Check out TruthDig’s description of the outcomes here. — I’m still shocked whenever I see confederate flags and paraphernalia around Indiana. The recent racially motivated violence … More Adjuncts, white collar workers, and confederate flag wavers (Week in Review)

Omeka, C-51, and Diverse Literature (Week in Review)

If you’re thinking about using the collection and exhibition platform Omeka, check out this slideshare — For inspiration on writing from the indomitable Susan Sontag, see Maria Popova’s “Susan Sontag on Storytelling, What It Means to Be a Moral Human Being, and Her Advice to Writers” — For a sobering analysis of human rights’ infringement built … More Omeka, C-51, and Diverse Literature (Week in Review)