Working for a university at this time of year raises quite a few discussions in the office about qualificaitons, exam results and degrees. Combined with a friend who has decided to embark on a PhD herself It got me thinking about what I have done and where I am now. 931 more words
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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
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
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
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