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The Hunger Games: Pleasurable? Yes. Compelling? Maybe.

I love to read, although sometimes one wouldn’t know it. In searching for an after-graduation job, managing a new teaching position, and working on the dissertation and other writing projects, I haven’t had much time for reading anything non-school-related. Recently,

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Posted in Books, Fiction

Blog Lab: My November Academic Writing Challenge – #AcBoWriMo

What is AcBoWriMo? Inspired by some PhD students, professors, and writers that I connect with through twitter (my “tweeps,” for those of you in the know), I’m participating in AcBoWriMo: Academic Book Writing Month. Promoted by, AcBoWriMo is modeled

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Posted in Blog Lab, Cultural Phenomena, Everything in Between, Life of the Mind
Dr. Amy Rubens
I'm an "ambulant scholar," and I move among several worlds. As a professor of English, I research and write for audiences within and outside of academia. As a teacher of writing, literature, and culture, I facilitate learning. As a blogger, I critique, question, and reflect. Learn more about this blog and the work I do as a professor and workplace writing consultant.

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