Discussions of teaching off-limits for the moment, given pre-Christmas marking, so here’s a very short post on the evening’s TV. For anyone living under a rock at the moment, this evening sees the final of Sports Personality of the Year. (This should have been on my other blog, really but I’m not updating that at the […]
Caveat No. 1: The link-bating wossisname that I am, this article isn’t actually about 12 Years a Slave, in spite of the image at the top. Sneaky. (For more on this, see below.) Caveat No. 2: I know I haven’t written anything here for ages (there is a book to come in 2014 that explains some […]
As promised in today’s talk, click here for my presentation on Robert Louis Stevenson. (References, etc., as full as possible; do get in touch if there’s anything that needs clarifying.) Thanks to Charlotte Mathieson for organising a great conference, with lots of really interesting people! Sadly, research is back on hold, now, as I’m back to marking…
Very quickly (must get into the habit of switching off at night), here’s the presentation from my most recent lecture: http://prezi.com/yx5t3bfe9bje/lecture-selvon/?kw=view-yx5t3bfe9bje&rc=ref-17118910.
Ok, enough with being positive and life-affirming: it’s back to ranting. A short post today, but this is something I’ve wanted to get off my chest a while. In association with I-don’t-remember-what (it’s extraordinary the tangents that structure my academic/social/procrastinatory lives), I was recently introduced to the website ‘unilad’. I’m not going to link to […]