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"When She Talks, People Listen to Her"

More than anything else, I am proud of the applicability of my doctoral thesis.

While I concentrated on the work of such canonical (and, admittedly, male) authors/directors as Richard Wright and Alfred Hitchcock, I knew my argument pertained to a wide range of artists. 125 more words

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How revising--really revising--a dissertation chapter is different than anything I've ever done

Before moving on to theories, research methods, data or findings, I can think of no other way to introduce the impetus for blogging about my dissertation beyond the disorientating act of actually… 273 more words

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Ever Forward

It has been a couple of months since my most recent update, and I wanted to make sure I posted before the semester begins.  As a PhD student in the dissertation proposal stage, I find it challenging to track when the semesters begin and end as I have no formal classes to attend.   367 more words

GMU

Creating a Portfolio

I don’t know if this is the same format as other universities but I am required to create a portfolio of my dissertation for a course module. 172 more words

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Avoiding Writing my Dissertation by Writing about it

I seem to have taken a bit of a break from updating and thought…why not avoid working on my dissertation and explain my absence?  Does that sound fantastic?   311 more words

Writing

Scheduling Fun

One of the most important things I do near the end of the week every week is making sure I have some fun scheduled for the following week. 446 more words

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Disscussing the Dissertation

Hi all,

First off, apologies for the huge gap in blog posts recently. I’ve been a bit poorly lately and also rather busy with work and other stuff, so unfortunately the blog and the research for the dissertation have been a tad neglected. 616 more words

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