Legitimizing The Blog: On Reading, Citing & Archiving Blogposts

Over at the Forbes blog this week, I wrote about an issue within academic blogging that has been bugging me for a long time: Why aren’t more academic blogs cited in the footnotes of journal articles and within academic books? While there are certainly still specious blogs that abound on the web, the number of trusted, … More Legitimizing The Blog: On Reading, Citing & Archiving Blogposts

Why The Hell Should I Write A Book Review? An Academic Woman’s Perspective

Today is International Women’s Day, and as such, I wanted to write a post that could address some of the obstacles faced by women navigating today’s rather turbulent academic seas. After noticing that a number of the top journals within the fields of classics, ancient history, and religious studies have struggled to represent women as book reviewers, I began to … More Why The Hell Should I Write A Book Review? An Academic Woman’s Perspective