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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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Serendipity on a Saturday Morning: A 98 Year-Old Love Letter

I don’t often go antiquing. When I do, I make a beeline for the boxes of postcards, stacks of old comic books or sheet music, bins filled with catalogs or product manuals, and piles of anything else paper-based (e.g., gum-backed

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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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