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Dissertation Haiku, VI

Stayed up ’till 2,

On the first draft pages I bled.

Today, I’ll write more.


putting this here for later...

“Nirmal Puwar’s book Space Invaders: Race, Gender and “Bodies out of Place” (2004) describes these processes very well: some bodies are “somatic norms,” they become rightful occupants of spaces. 14 more words


Putting this here for later....

“Thinking of the face-to-face encounter as collective in its very singularity is about developing a different understanding of collective politics in which alliances are always formed, but are not assumed to take one form. 122 more words


Writing Exercises: Writing it Out (Skim & Wounded Attachments)

Below the cut is an example of the messy, imperfect work of writing. If you’re new around here, you should know that I use this space to help organise my brain when writing my dissertation, and also to keep my writing muscles moving when I’m stalled out on other projects. 1,004 more words


Dissertation Haiku, IV

Two days of sun, beach

Not working, reading, writing…



Some Thoughts On The Work Ahead

Lately I have not done any work on dissertation material as I have been super busy with getting things done for my end of second year show and assessment. 290 more words


CiNii Dissertations Open : could be one stop shopping for Japanese Dissertations

Great news for oversea Japanese studies researchers and librarians.

NII opened new dissertation database in June 9, 2015. It cover 600,000 dissertations (Ds) with bibliographic info only from NDL, 131,000 Ds with links to full text and TOC, and 130,000 Ds with links to full text and some with abstracts. 57 more words