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How can we navigate life on the margins of academia while centering oneself? How do we build bridges of care across work, community, and the self—three areas that US culture tends to treat as separate entities?… Continue Reading
Ideas on Fire is heading to Villanova University next week for the Cultural Studies Association conference to lead a roundtable on the vibrant cultural studies projects bring done beyond the academy. Make It Work: Doing… Continue Reading
Ideas on Fire president Cathy Hannabach is speaking at the Beyond the Professoriate conference next month on feminist entrepreneurship and the process of building Ideas on Fire. Beyond the Professoriate Beyond the Professoriate is a… Continue Reading
Ideas on Fire is heading to the University of Pittsburgh next month to teach a workshop on how to rock your semester and your dissertation, specifically aimed at graduate students and post-docs in sociology and… Continue Reading
Ideas on Fire is heading to the University of California, Berkeley next month to teach a workshop on writing routines for the dissertation, specifically aimed at graduate students in ethnic studies and gender and women's… Continue Reading
Ideas on Fire is hosting a roundtable in a few weeks on postac and altac careers for cultural studies PhDs. Thrive Like (Cult)Studs: Cultural Studies and Postac/Altac Careers Some of us work in the public… Continue Reading